2019 WDCSITE Technical Meeting at VDOT NOVA Offices

Date: Thursday, September 26, 2019

Time: 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM 

Location: VDOT NOVA Offices, 4975 Alliance Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030

Please join your fellow WDCSITE colleagues on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at the VDOT NOVA offices. The meeting will begin with networking opportunities followed by technical presentations with dinner sandwiches provided. 

Tentative Agenda: 

  • 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM –  Registration and Networking
  • 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM – Technical Presentations
    • 1. Bud Siegel (VDOT) – Local Assistance Program
    • 2. Bill Cuttler (VDOT) – Update on VDOT Construction Program
  • 7:00 PM – 7:15 PM – Break, dinner sandwiches to be provided
  • 7:15 PM – 7:45 PM – Technical Presentation
    • Abi Lerner (VDOT) – I-495 Express Lanes Northern Extension
  • 7:45 PM – 8:00 PM – Closing comments/adjourn

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WDCSITE/VASITE/YPT – Audi Field Meeting Recap

WDCSITE held a joint event on August 21st with VASITE and YPT at Audi Field in Washington, D.C. that included two technical presentations, happy hour, and a DC United game.

The meeting kicked off with Jonathan Rogers (DDOT) and Robert Schiesel (Gorove Slade) providing a review of transportation access to the meeting’s venue, Audi Field, with a focus on how the District DDOT and other District agencies coordinated with DC United on the run up to opening day and beyond.

Next, Jon Whitney (HNTB) and Errol Williams (DDOT) provided an introduction and update on DDOT’s largest project to date, the South Capitol Street Corridor Project; just a stone’s throw away from the meeting venue. The presentation reviewed the project and the footprint extents while focusing on the construction progress of the Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge and the redesign of the Suitland Parkway/I-295 interchange.

Following presentations, members from all three organizations enjoyed happy hour drinks and appetizers, and later saw DC United take on their long-time rivals, New York Red Bulls (unfortunately losing 2-1)!