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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

DC Circulator Bus Stop Flags

Beginning February 15, 2017, the DC Circulator stop flags got a new look. We installed more than 130 new, redesigned bus stop signs throughout the six-route system. Each flag now features: A unique bus stop ID number Respective color-coded route icon and acronym DC Circulator’s website address New customer service phone number   In an effort […]

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July 13, 2016

DDOT Releases Upgraded Version of the rideDC Trip Planner

  Media Contacts Michelle Phipps-Evans—(202) 497-0124, (202) 671-0624 michelle.phipps-evans@dc.gov (Washington, DC)—On the heels of Mayor Muriel Bowser’s successful Transportation Hackathon and Policy Jam, the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) today announced the new rideDC Trip Planner, a mobile application to help the District’s residents and visitors navigate around the city. The rideDC Trip Planner—which is […]

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January 7, 2016

DDOT Announces Winners of “RidePlayWin” Photo Contest

Wednesday, January 6, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts Terry Owens — (202) 763-8635, terry.owens@dc.gov Michelle Phipps-Evans — (202) 497-0124, michelle.phipps-evans@dc.gov (Washington, DC) The District Department of Transportation today announced the winners of the DC Circulator’s 10th anniversary “RidePlayWin” photo challenge. The contest encouraged riders to take the DC Circulator beyond the work commute and […]

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