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Education and Schools service icon
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DDOT provides approval and funding for transit services for select schools within the District.


Permits service icon
Short-term Parking Permits

DDOT offers parking for guests, contractors and short term visitors to the District.

Streets, public places and traffic
Sidewalk Repair - a cracked concrete city sidewalk and planting bed area prior to repair

You can request sidewalk repair services by calling the Mayor's Citywide Call Center at 311 and (202) 727-1000 or by completing a service request online using the District government's

 Streets, public places and traffic
Specail Tree Permit - tree-lined downtown street scene

The removal of public or private property trees at least 55 inches in circumference, which is equivalent to 17.51 inches in diameter, requires a Special Tree Removal Permit.

Public safety
Speed Hump Request - street scene in DC with a speed hump and posted sign

The District of Columbia is committed to reducing the negative impacts of traffic and to ensuring the overall safety and livability of residential neighborhoods.

Public works service icon
Street and Alley Light Repair - double-facing overhead street lights

DDOT's standard is to investigate the problem within 48 hours of the time it is reported.

 Streets, public places and traffic
Street Repair - a DDOT crew working next to an orange dump truck and an orange asphalt depositor repairing a city street

Street repairs can include damage or wear-and-tear to roadways in the District.

Streets, public places and traffic service icon
photo of a newly repaved street, a new sidewalk, and newly planted grass

DDOT performs annual routine street maintenance to keep the District’s roadways as close as possible to newly constructed condition.

Streets, Public Places and Traffic
Street Signs - a light pole with several green and white steet name signs, an American flag, and a DC flag

Request street sign services (replacement of missing or damaged signs), by calling 311 or online using the Service Request Center

streets, public places and traffic service icon
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See a list of streets that have recently been restored or repaved.

 Streets, public places and traffic
Tour Bus Parking - side view of white tour bus from back to front

The following pages include directions to several neighborhoods, major attractions, nearest Metrorail stops (METRO) and available parking for motorcoaches in Washington, DC.

 Streets, public places and traffic
Traffic Calming - black-and-white-striped speed hump

The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) is committed to improving the quality of life in our neighborhoods and addressing traffic-related safety issues throughout the city.

Official Documents and Records service plan
Illustrated map showing location of baseball park

The Traffic Operations and Parking Plan provides guidance on how transit riders, drivers, pedestrians and bicycle riders will safely and efficiently travel to and from the Baseball Park.

Transportation and motor vehicles service icon
Photo of a green traffic light

You can request traffic signal services by calling the Mayor's Citywide Call Center at 311 or completing a service request online using the District government's

Streets, public places and traffic
Photo of badly cracked painted street crossing area of a city roadway needing utilities cut off prior to repairs

DDOT ensures that all utility cuts are in compliance with the District's permitting guidelines and that public space is properly restored within District Standard Specifications to ensure safety.

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Photo of an autumn colored tree-lined residential street with one parked car

Annual visitor’s parking passes allow your guests to park on Residential Permit Parking blocks in your community; including sides of streets with Resident Only (RPP) protection.

Public works, sanitation and untilities service icon
Work Order Management System Login Screen

The IPMA Open Service Request tool enables constituents and visitors to check the status of DDOT service requests. DDOT uses Cityworks® to manage these requests..