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DDOT Tells Merchant Stressed by 17th St. Pike Plan: ‘Hope’ – Why Is CM Pinto Refusing the Required Public Hearing?

For Release: Friday, July 23, 2021  Contact: Nick DelleDonne ,    delledonne.n@comcast.net, 703 929 6656     DDOT Tells Merchant Stressed by 17th St. Pike Plan: ‘Hope’ – Why Is CM Pinto Refusing the Required Public Hearing?   “You completely misunderstand my problem. I cannot unload deliveries at 7-Eleven on 17th St. when someone parks in my loading zone,” Girmay […]

DDOT Director Lott Calls 17th St. Bike Speedway a ‘Critical Connector’ for Through Traffic ? Why Won’t CM Pinto Give Community a Public Presentation?

DDOT Director Lott Calls 17th St. Bike Speedway a ‘Critical Connector’ for Through Traffic  ? Why Won’t CM Pinto Give Community a Public Presentation?   In a TV news report on the Heated Debate on Bike Lanes on July 13, NBC NEWS4 reporter Mark Segraves quoted Director Everett Lott of the District Department of Transportation […]

PRESS ALERT:: DCRA’s Disregard of Safety, Asbestos, Around McMillan Park

Press Alert — DC FOR REASONABLE DEVELOPMENT (202) 656-5874, dc4reality@gmail.com Next Round of McMillan Briefs Are Into DC Court of Appeals Central Issue: DCRA's Disregard of Safety, Including Exposure of DC Residents and Water Supply to Asbestos Washington, D.C. – Advocates seeking a new design competition and re-working of redevelopment plans for McMillan Park have […]

Walking Tour of DDOT 17th St. Bike Plan – Today, 17th & Q Sts., 11 am

Media Advisory For Release: Wednesday, July 14, 2021 Contact: Nick DelleDonne,  delledonne.n@comcast.net , 703 929 6656   NBC4 Reports 'Confusing' Traffic on 17th St. DDOT Continues to Stonewall    Rally and Walking Tour of 17th St. by Neighborhood Coalition   Where: 17th & Q Sts., NW, When: Wed., July 14, 11 am Guest: Reverend Graylan Scott Hagler, Plymouth Congregational Music by Lorenz A. […]

Council Chair Mendelson Addresses DDOT 17th St. Bike Plan

For Release: Tuesday, July 13, 2021 Contact: Nick DelleDonne ,   delledonne.n@comcast.net, 703 929 6656   Council Chair Mendelson Addresses DDOT 17th St. Bike Plan, ‘Why Won’t DDOT Hold a Public Presentation?’ Neighborhood Coalition on DDOT Bike Plans Grows   “I just don’t Know,” DC Council Chair Phil Mendelson said at his monthly public session yesterday, in […]

BREAKING – Safeway Forces Changes to DDOT 17th St. Bike Plan

For Release: Monday, July 12, 2021 Contact: Nick DelleDonne ,   delledonne.n@comcast.net, 703 929 6656   BREAKING – Safeway Forces Changes to DDOT 17th St. Bike Plan, ‘Why Won’t DDOT, Pinto Hold a Public Presentation?’ Neighborhood Coalition on DDOT Bike Plans Grows   Safeway reports this morning that the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) was forced to […]

News Release — Southwest Community Awards Ceremony

News Release — Southwest Community Awards Ceremony FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 12, 2021 Southwest showed appreciation to individuals and organizations that helped community through COVID pandemic during awards ceremony on July 10. SOUTHWEST, WASHINGTON, D.C. – An ad hoc group of residents formed to recognize nine individuals and organizations that helped the community through the COVID […]

Mayor Bowser Hears Our DDOT Complaint for Bike Plan Presentation

For Release: Thursday, July 8, 2021 Contact: Nick DelleDonne ,   delledonne.n@comcast.net, 703 929 6656   Mayor Bowser Hears Our DDOT Complaint for Bike Plan Presentation   Mayor Bowser heard the community call for a public presentation of the controversial and confusing 17th St Bilke Plan proposed by the District Department of Transportation (DDOT). “I will look into […]