The District Department of Transportation has proposed a 10-foot pedestrian and bicycle trail in place of the closed Klingle Road Northwest, along with a full restoration of the stream’s banks and lighting along the trail, it announced Thursday. (more…)
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A report commissioned by Connecticut Avenue Pedestrian Action recommends improvements to pedestrian crossing signals, vehicle speed reductions, improved visibility for pedestrians and motorists and a wide range of other changes to improve pedestrian safety on upper Connecticut Avenue Northwest.
A pedestrian safety group presented the findings of a study about Connecticut Avenue N.W. at an Advisory Neighborhood Commission meeting Monday.
Marlene Berlin told ANC 3F that the study, commissioned by Connecticut Avenue Pedestrian Action, found that the street has “inconsistent signage for cars, and not enough time for individuals to cross the street,” reports The Van Ness Blog.
The study focused on Connecticut Avenue from Calvert Street N.W. to Chevy Chase Circle. The full report and recommendations are on CAPA’s website.
ANC 3F covers North Cleveland Park, Van Ness and Forest Hills. [The Van Ness Blog]