The Georgetown Project, Washington, DC, 2002-2005

The Georgetown Project, Washington, DC, 2002-2005

In the Peabody Room at Georgetown Neighborhood Library

The Georgetown Project, Washington, DC, 2002-2005
Collection No. 104


Materials donated by Bill Rice in 2013. 


The Georgetown Project was a joint effort by PEPCO, Verizon, Washington Gas, the D.C. Water and Sewer Authority and the District Department of Transportation.  The project encompassed a major upgrade of Georgetown's underground utility infrastructure and streetscape. The project began in October 2001 and was completed in July 2005. 

Phase I

M Street, N.W. - 29th Street to Key Bridge, October 2001 through 2004  

Phase II

Wisconsin Avenue, N.W. - M Street to S Street,  July 2002 through 2005  


The Georgetown Project collection consists of a wide variety of documents consisting of DDOT memos, faxes, meeting notes, emails, printed PowerPoint presentations, press clipping/releases, web page printouts,  and submitted letters from area businesses impacted by the street project. 
Subject headings were devised by creators. 


Box 1
  • AASHTO [American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials]
  • AOP Signage
  • Blues Alley
  • Canal Bridges
  • Casey Trees / Georgetown
  • Communications
  • Community Comment
  • CRT
  • EMC
  • Georgetown Waterfront Park
  • Holiday Wreath Georgetown
  • O & P Street Projects
  • Parking Meters
  • Permit Activity
  • Press Clippings/Releases
  • Press Communications
  • Streetscape Issues (1/3)
Box 2
  • Streetscape Issues (2/3 and 3/3)
  • The Georgetown (1/2 and 2/2)
  • Underground Construction
  • Valet Parking
Prepared by Jerry A. McCoy
July 2014

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