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December 11, 2017

DC Circulator Welcomes the Holiday Season with New Winter Wonder Bus

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts Terry Owens — (202) 763-8635, terry.owens@dc.gov Maura Danehey – (202) 306-1668, maura.danehey@dc.gov (Washington, DC)–The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will roll out its inaugural Winter Wonder Bus – a special DC Circulator bus wrapped and decorated with a festive winter theme – on Monday, December 11. The bus captures the […]

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September 29, 2017

District Issues DC Circulator Operations and Maintenance RFP

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, September 29, 2017 Media Contacts Terry Owens — (202) 763-8635, terry.owens@dc.gov Michelle Phipps-Evans — (202) 497-0124, michelle.phipps-evans@dc.gov (Washington, DC) – Today, the District of Columbia issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to operate and maintain the DC Circulator transit system. First launched in 2005, the DC Circulator has grown steadily since […]

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August 1, 2017

Mayor Bowser Celebrates Arrival of New DC Circulator Buses, Announces Jeff Marootian as Interim Director at DDOT

Contact: LaToya Foster (EOM) – (202) 727-5011; latoya.foster@dc.gov Terry Owens (DDOT) – (202) 763-8635; terry.owens@dc.gov New Vehicles Will Help Meet System’s Growing Demand, Reach Sustainability Targets (WASHINGTON, DC) – Today, Mayor Bowser celebrated the arrival of 26 New Flyer Xcelsior® model buses, the first wave of 40 new buses that will be added to the […]

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February 16, 2017

DC Circulator Introduces Improved Bus Stop Flags Systemwide to Enhance Customer Experience

Media Contacts Terry Owens — (202) 763-8635, terry.owens@dc.gov Michelle Phipps-Evans — (202) 497-0124, michelle.phipps-evans@dc.gov DC Circulator Introduces Improved Bus Stop Flags Systemwide to Enhance Customer Experience (Washington, DC) The DC Circulator’s bus stop flags are getting a makeover. The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) is installing more than 130 redesigned bus stop signs throughout the […]

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February 15, 2017

New and Improved Stop Flags

Beginning February 15, 2017, the DC Circulator stop flags are getting a new look! We’re installing more than 130 new, redesigned bus stop signs throughout the six-route system. Each flag will now be equipped with: A unique bus stop ID number Respective color-coded route icon and acronym DC Circulator’s website address New customer service phone number […]

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