Press Releases

View our latest press releases

May 23, 2019

Service Alert: National Mall Route Service Changes for Memorial Day Weekend

DC Circulator  Service will be suspended on the National Mall Route due to Memorial Day Weekend Activities May 26, 2019 and May 27, 2019 Road closures and rally areas for Rolling Thunder and Memorial Day Parade related events will impact the National Mall route in multiple locations on Sunday, May 26, 2019 and Monday, May 27, 2019. […]


May 10, 2019

Service Alert: DC Circulator to Modify Service on National Mall Route This Weekend

DC Circulator service will be modified on the National Mall Route on Saturday 5/11 for the Semper Fi 5k. Saturday 5/11 Road closures and staging areas for the Semper Fi 5k will impact the National Mall Route in multiple locations on Saturday, The race will start at 8:30 am – 10:00 am. Once race activities […]


March 15, 2019

DDOT Welcomes Spring with the Return of #BlossomBus, Extended Hours

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts Terry Owens — (202) 763-8635, Lauren Stephens — (202) 465-6112, (Washington, DC) – Today, the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) announced the fourth annual #BlossomBus will begin service on the National Mall route on Sunday, March 17. The 2019 #BlossomBus is 100 percent electric and free for all […]


February 26, 2019

Mayor Bowser Extends Free Rides on DC Circulator, Announces Free Capital Bikeshare Memberships for DC Veterans

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: LaToya Foster (EOM) – (202) 727-5011; Terry Owens (DDOT) – (202) 763-8635; While Celebrating Three Years of the DC Streetcar, Mayor Once Again Calls on WMATA to Restore Full Rail Service (WASHINGTON, DC) – Today, while celebrating three years of the DC Streetcar, Mayor Bowser extended free rides on the […]


January 25, 2019

Mayor Bowser Announces Free Rides on DC Circulator During #FairShotFebruary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 25, 2019 CONTACT:LaToya Foster (EOM) – (202) 727-5011; latoya.foster@dc.govTerry Owens (DDOT) – (202) 763-8635; Mayor Bowser Announces Free Rides on DC Circulator During #FairShotFebruary (WASHINGTON, DC) – Today, as part of her #FairShotFebruary campaign, Mayor Bowser announced that all rides on the DC Circulator will be free from January 28, 2019 until February 28, […]