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Traffic Management Programs
Every day, the men and women in DDOT's Traffic Operations Administration (TOA) keep the traffic signals running and vehicles moving on the District's 1,100 miles of roadway. View Live Traffic Reports,
Nationally aclaimed innovative initiatives, including the first self-service bike parking program and the Bikestation at Union Station.
Commercial vehicles parking and traveling within the District may be subject to special permitting and restrictions.
The District has several programs intended to ensure on-street parking is accessible to residents and visitors with disabilities.
The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) works closely with the Department of Public Works (DPW) to clear snow and ice from District roadways and bridges.
DDOT plays a key role in helping the District and its residents prepare for emergencies including events or threats that might require the evacuation of the city.
The HAWK signal is designed with a signal-beacon to help pedestrians safely cross busy streets.
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The District Department of Transportation helps ensure the smooth flow of traffic in Washington, DC. Select an incident below for more information on significant traffic events.
The Multimodal Value Pricing Pilot is using the Chinatown/Penn Quarter area as a laboratory to test state-of-the-art strategies to make it easier to find a parking space.
The Park and Charge Pilot was launched in November 2010 to provide electric vehicle users the ability to charge up at public curbside parking spaces.
Parking enforcement is handled by the Department of Public Works (DPW). Adjudication of parking violations is handled by the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV).
The District uses both single-space and multi-space parking meters and DDOT is aggressively working to introduce upgraded technology.
The District Department of Transportation manages approximately 17,000 metered parking spaces across the District of Columbia.
DDOT is using a method called performance-based parking to manage the on-street parking resources in pilot areas of the District.
DDOT is responsible for installations and maintenance of Parking Meters throughout the District of Columbia.
A funeral includes any event at which mourners come to pay respects to the deceased. This includes events such as wakes, viewings, visitations, and memorial services.
The RPP program limits on-street parking to participating residents living on designated blocks. Parking for everyone else is limited to two hours.
The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) works closely with the Department of Public Works (DPW) to clear snow and ice from District roadways and bridges. Participate in Potholepalooza 2013 and submit a pothole repair service request.
If a vehicle is not moved off a snow emergency route, DPW will tow the vehicle to a pre-determined lot. DPW will no longer relocate the vehicle in the local neighborhood.
Directions to several neighborhoods, major attractions, nearest Metrorail stops (METRO) and available parking for motorcoaches in DC.
District Traffic Volume Map depicts the Annualized Traffic Volume at various locations of the District's roadways.
DDOT has launched 3 Visitor Parking Pass pilot programs to eliminate the inconvenience to residents of having to obtain a new pass everytime a visitor is expected.