Improving Public Transit in DC

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TESTIMONY: Support for Bill 24-429, the “Metro for D.C. Amendment Act of 2022”

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We would like to reiterate our support for B24-429, and the new amendments to make Metrobus fare-free inside the District and fund overnight Metrobus service
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COMMENTS: Serious concerns about the K Street Transitway

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We are enthusiastic supporters of your bold bus priority program, and the vision for the K Street Transitway project that you shared in 2019. However, we wish to express our great concern about the changes to the K Street Transitway design reflected in the semi-final 65% design stage.
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TESTIMONY re: Washington Union Station Expansion Project

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NCPC file number 7746July 7, 2022 Thank you, Commissioners and staff, for your work on behalf of our great Capital City. The 25-year-old Coalition for Smarter Growth advocates for walkable, bikeable, and transit-oriented communities as the most sustainable and equitable way for the Washington, DC region to grow and provide
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RELEASE: MetroNow Bus Transformation Project Progress Report

RELEASE: MetroNow Bus Transformation Project Progress Report

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In response to the region’s critical transit needs, leading transportation coalition launches the Bus Champions Roundtable, a series of targeted discussions with regional leaders to align priorities and accelerate bus transformation progress.
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Testimony in Support of Tracy Hadden Loh for DC WMATA Board

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October 27, 2021 Hon. Phil Mendelson, ChairCommittee of the Whole of theCouncil of the District of Columbia Regarding: PR 24-359, Board of Directors of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit AuthorityTracy Hadden Loh Appointment Resolution of 2021 Dear Chairman and members of the Committee: Please accept these comments on behalf of
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