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Thank you to all who participated in our survey! We heard from 5,679 people, both online and at 20 pop-up events around the region.

To read more about what we heard from the public survey, click here.

This picture shows people filling out surveys via tablets at a pop-up event outside of a bus station.

Outreach

The Bus Transformation Project has included a large amount of public and stakeholder engagement.  More is happening every day!  So far, there have been*:

  • +5,679 Survey Responses from the General Public
  • 20 Public Pop-Up Events
  • 40 Stakeholder Interviews
  • 1 Kickoff Summit with 140+ Participants
  • 13 Metrobus Division Engagement Events
  • 4 Focus Groups
  • 10 Executive Steering Committee Meetings
  • 5 Technical Team Meetings
  • 1 Strategy Advisory Panel Meeting
  • 30 External Project Briefings
  • 7 WMATA Leadership Team Briefings
  • 113 postings on social media by 10 different agencies
  • 8,664 People Reached by the Project Facebook Page

*As of February 28, 2019

Public Engagement

The project team collected responses to the mobility survey, in both English and Spanish, through online engagement as well as at 20 pop-up events that were held throughout the Washington area. The pop-up events were held at the following locations.

This map shows the locations of the 20 pop-events across Maryland, DC, and Virginia. The events are relatively evenly spread out throughout the District of Columbia and inner suburbs in the region.

What's next?

The Bus Transformation Project team will be using the information we heard from the public through the mobility survey to develop draft recommended strategies for Metrobus, which will be presented to the public in a series of open houses in the spring of 2019. There will be opportunities to discuss these draft recommendations with the project team and to submit written comments.

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Event Photos

Summit
September 12, 2018
Braddock Road Metrorail Station
September 19, 2018
Clarendon Day
September 22, 2018
Technical Team Meeting
September 28, 2018
Village at Shirlington
September 29, 2018
8th and H St NE
October 1, 2018
ESC Meeting
October 3, 2018
Reston Town Center
October 3, 2018
Wheaton Metrorail Station
October 5, 2018
Fort Totten Metrorail Station
October 9, 2018
Columbia Heights Metrorail Station
October 13, 2018
Takoma Langley Crossroads
October 15, 2018
SAP Meeting
November 5, 2018
ESC Meeting
November 7, 2018
Technical Team Meeting
November 30, 2018
CBO Focus Group
December 6, 2018
Technical Team Meeting
January 25, 2019

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