The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will hold a community meeting on Wednesday, March 26 regarding an overview of the agency, the National Environmental Policy Act and project development processes, and updates on various projects of interest to Ward 8.
As part of the 11th Street Bridge Project, the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) is scheduled to open the newly-constructed eastbound Southeast/Southwest Freeway (I-695 ) bridge over 11th Street SE on or about Friday, February 7, 2014.
The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) On-the-Job Training Supportive Services (OJT/SS) and the 11th Street Bridge Project Team hosted the graduation of seven more students from 11th Street Bridge Construction Management Training Program on October 23. The graduates, who were joined by their friends and family, were addressed by members of DDOT and received certificates for successfully completing the required coursework for the American Concrete Institute Concrete Field Testing.
The District Department of Transportation’s (DDOT) 11th Street Bridge Project is seeking subcontractor bids from Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) firms certified by DDOT or the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) to perform bridge demolition for Phase II of the 11th Street Bridge Design Build Project.
The recently dedicated 11th Street Officer Kevin J. Welsh Memorial Bridge again honors a veteran of Metropolitan Police Department Special Operations Division, who drowned in 1986 attempting to save a suicidal woman.