As part of the ongoing Benning Road and Bridges Transportation Improvements Environmental Assessment (EA), the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) has initiated a preliminary design project to improve the Benning Road corridor and invites you to participate. The Benning Road Reconstruction and Streetcar Project will focus on 2 miles of Benning Road NE between Oklahoma Avenue NE and East Capitol Street, addressing critical needs for infrastructure improvements, bridge rehabilitation, safety enhancements, and an eastward extension of DC Streetcar transit service.
What’s Happening Now?
Public outreach, including Public Meeting #2 in February 2020
Data collection in order to advance concept designs proposed in the Environmental Assessment (EA)
Start of an Interchange Modification Report (IMR) for the Benning Road/DC-295 interchange and highway ramps