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Thanks to a reader for sending the link from MPD:
The Metropolitan Police Department announced today the deployment of new automated speed enforcement locations beginning on or after May 7, 2012.
The deployment locations for the Photo Enforcement Units will continue to be at sites with the highest number of crashes and injuries, calls for police service, and high speed volume. MPD also considered recommendations or requests from the Department of Transportation, Advisory Neighborhood Commissions and civic or citizen associations.
The 30-day educational phase will commence on May 7, 2012, when violators will begin receiving warning citations. On June 6, 2012, MPD will begin issuing live moving citations to violators. The new photo enforcement locations are as follows:
Full list after the jump.
Southwest Frwy SW @ Exit 4 westbound 40mph
I395 SW after Exit 4 eastbound 40mph
400 blk 14th St SW northbound 35mph
200 blk 17th St NE southbound 25mph
800 blk Maine Ave SW northwestbound 25mph
1300 blk 4th St SW southbound 25mph
9th St Tunnel NW southbound 35mph
3000 blk Foxhall Rd NW southbound 25mph
1800 blk Harvard St NW northwestbound 25mph
7600 blk Georgia Ave NW southbound 30mph
4800 blk Georgia Ave NW southbound 30mph
1700 blk North Portal Dr NW southwestbound 25mph
2800 blk Bladensburg Rd NE southwestbound 30mph
3100 blk Bladensburg Rd NE northeastbound 30mph
2200 blk South Dakota Ave NE southeastbound 25mph
S. Dakota Ave NE westbound prior to V St 25mph
700 blk Franklin St NE westbound 25mph
1400 blk New York Ave NE northeastbound 35mph
1500 blk West Virginia Ave NE northeastbound 25mph
2000 blk West Virginia Ave NE southwestbound 25mph
3100 blk Minnesota Ave SE southwestbound 25mph
3000 blk Minnesota Ave SE northeastbound 25mph
3700 blk Massachusetts Ave SE southeastbound 25mph
3900 blk Pennsylvania Ave SE southeastbound 30mph
4300 blk Texas Ave SE southbound 25mph
4800 blk Texas Ave SE northbound 25mph
5000 blk Sheriff Rd NE westbound 30mph
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At Generation Hope, we’re dedicated to supporting teen parents in college as they work toward earning their degrees. We are in need of caring child care volunteers for upcoming events on Saturday, October 21st (in Washington, DC), and Saturday, November 4th (in Arlington, VA). Join our growing volunteer community and support us at an event this fall!
At all of our events, we provide free onsite child care for the children of the teen parents we serve, creating a nurturing environment for the kiddos while their parents learn valuable life skills and build community.
If you enjoy working with children and are looking to make an immediate impact in your community, please visit https://www.generationhope.org/volunteer to learn more.
Vietnam Week Returns!
Mark your calendars for an exciting week-long celebration of Vietnamese culture and arts right here in DC. Vietnam Week is an annual tradition that brings our community together through a series of themed events, including film screenings, fine art exhibitions, mouthwatering cuisine, captivating live performances, and much more!
Vietnam Week aligns with the lunar celebration of Tet Trung Thu, the mid-autumn moon festival, a cherished tradition in Vietnam spanning 3,000 years. Join us in experiencing the enchanting customs and traditions of this cultural celebration!
DC 20’s & 30’s Singles Happy Hour
You all asked, and were delivering! Our sold out September Singles Happy Hour was such a success, were throwing another! This time we are hosting at an even better venue, with a larger