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D.C. Expands Sidewalks, Sends the Right Message

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D.C. plans to build 15 miles of new sidewalks. Photo by BrittneyBush.

The Wash Cycle pointed out today that Mayor Fenty has announced he’ll be spending $4 million in stimulus money on new sidewalks, enough to build 15 miles of new sidewalks out of the 200 missing miles in the District. The Washington Post’s Get There blog adds that these particular streets were chosen “by matching medium and high pedestrian activity areas with missing sidewalk locations and reviewing comments received from Advisory Neighborhood Commissioners and residents.”

Read more at The City Fix DC…

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