Maryland Governor Larry Hogan has introduced a plan to widen three of the state's busiest highways by four toll lanes. In D.C., the health department is cracking down on pets at outdoor bar and restaurant patios and a new "dockless" bike share arrives to the nation's capital.
The “Barnes dance,” or “pedestrian scramble” is a type of crosswalk where, when signaled, pedestrians can cross the street in any direction. You might recognize this in Washington, D.C. at the intersection of 7th and H Street in Chinatown. A new one is being installed in Columbia Heights. What do these crosswalks bring to D.C., and how do they change how we think about urban pedestrian movement?
- Roger Lewis Architect; Columnist, "Shaping the City," Washington Post; and Professor Emeritus of Architecture, University of Maryland College Park
- Sam Zimbabwe Chief Project Delivery Officer at District Department of Transportation(DDOT)
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