Category Archives: Environment

Sustainable DC: DDOT Constructs Almost 30 Green Alleys Since 2012

DDOT is advancing Mayor Muriel Bowser’s Sustainable DC goals by installing green alleys to curb stormwater and combined sewage from overflowing into local waterways.   Since 2012, DDOT has installed nearly 30 green alleys in the District aimed at reducing … Continue reading

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Branching Out: DDOT Expands Tree Canopy by More Than 8,000 Trees in FY 2017

A little more than a month into the 2017-18 tree planting season and the District Department of Transportation (DDOT)’s Urban Forestry Division (UFD) has already planted more than 2,400 trees. The tree planting season runs from mid-fall through mid-spring, and … Continue reading

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