Transportation

The Transportation Subcommittee

The Transportation Sub-Committee focuses on sound  policies, including those affecting commuter and passenger rail, streetcars, adequate underground parking for neighborhood businesses and residents, and billboard and sign control.

Documents

icon Part I Of II Letter To Mayor And DDOT On Sign Regulations (365.0 KB)
April 29, 2015, C100
icon Call to Action: Oppose More Digital Billboards in DC! (192.1 KB)
April 27, 2015, Meg Maguire
DDOT proposes to radically change DC’s sign control and billboard ordinances to spread electronic advertising on the sides of buildings and rooftops throughout the city. The draft regulations are now out for public comment. We urge you to oppose these radical and unwarranted changes that constitute, in effect, the Gigantic Digital Billboard Pollution Protection Act, by the current deadline of May 13, 2015.
icon C100 Calls For Billboard Ban (108.8 KB)
April 23, 2015, Meg Maguire
The Committee of 100 called for a ban on new, highly intrusive digital billboards in the District that would be allowed across the city under rules proposed by the District Department of Transportation
icon C100 Testimony DDOT Budget Hearing (250.1 KB)
April 21, 2015, Meg Maguire
We are astonished that the draft sign regulations propose radical and unacceptable changes in existing sign policy to increase the spread of highly intrusive outdoor advertising billboard technologies throughout the District.   These proposals constitute major, wholly unwarranted and indeed inexplicable concessions to the sign industry at the expense of the public interest.
icon C100 Press Release MoveDC Transporation Plan (349.4 KB)
July 30, 2014, Meg Maguire
The Committee of 100 on the Federal City today called on the District Department of Transportation to improve its draft long-range transportation plan to address the needs of the broad range of DC residents.
icon C100 Comments MoveDC Multi-Modal Long Range Transportation Plan (715.0 KB)
July 28, 2014, Meg Maguire
The Committee of 100 on the Federal City has reviewed the moveDC Multi-Modal Long Range Transportation Plan and we submit the following consolidated comments. Our goal is to ensure that the final moveDC plan is the best possible guide to the city for immediate and long-term public investments and priorities, and an appropriate transportation element in the forthcoming revision of the Comprehensive Plan.
icon 2012-02-09 Suzette Hemberger C100 Testimony DC Council OP Oversight (282.5 KB)
February 9, 2012, Suzette Hemberger
C100 testimony stating our concern that while we see lots of work on development coming out of the Office of Planning, we don’t see nearly enough effort devoted to actual planning.
icon 2012-02-09 Loretta Neumann Testimony Before DC Council Regarding OP Oversight On Behalf Of Historic Districts Council (345.7 KB)
February 9, 2012, Loretta Neumann
C100 testimony stating our concern about the long delays in filling positions on the Historic Preservation Review Board.
icon 2012-02-09 Loretta Neumann C100 Testimony On Boards Commissions Amendment Act (283.6 KB)
February 9, 2012, Loretta Neumann
Loretta Neumann testifies on behalf of the Historic Districts Council regarding the Historic Preservation Review Board.
icon 2012-02-09 Loretta Nemann C100 Testimony DC Council OP Oversight (347.4 KB)
February 9, 2012, Loretta Neumann
C100 testimony supporting the intent of the bill, which we feel could do much to improve the visibility and effectiveness of many DC boards and commissions. We do, however, have several concerns about its implementation.
icon 2010-05-10 C100 Transportation Committee Mission (45.0 KB)
October 5, 2010,