Mayor Gray Welcomes District’s New Streetcars to Anacostia Facility for Testing Phase

District’s Streetcar Program Moves Closer to Starting Service on H/Benning Route   5/1/2013 (WASHINGTON, D.C.) – Mayor Vincent C. Gray welcomed the second of three vehicles that will form the District’s streetcar fleet to the D.C. Streetcar Anacostia Testing and Commissioning Site today. The vehicles will start a post-delivery testing phase before making their way […]

Benning Road Streetcar Extension Feasibility Study Complete

Full Report Available at   4/8/2013 (Washington, DC)  Released today, the Benning Road Streetcar Extension Feasibility Study examines the planning and engineering feasibility of extending streetcar service east of the Anacostia River in northeast Washington. This proposed line would pick up from where the H Street/Benning Road line, from Union Station to Oklahoma Avenue, […]

Mayor Gray Submits Fiscal Year 2014 Budget to Council

Budget Expands Investments in Quality of Life for All District Residents, Affordable Housing, Education, Public Safety, District’s Public-Sector Workers   3/28/2013 CONTACT: Doxie McCoy 202.727.9691; Rob Marus 202.727.6853;   (WASHINGTON, D.C.) – Mayor Vincent C. Gray today released his Fiscal Year 2014 Proposed Budget and Financial Plan. The $9.6 billion budget leverages the […]