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At-Large Councilmember Robert White’s Statement on Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Oversight

In this week’s legislative session, the DC Council voted to reorganize the Committee on Finance and Revenue and to place the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) under the Committee on Facilities and Procurement, which I chair. With this reorganization, my committee will have an opportunity to continue performing strong oversight and maintaining our focus on safety, accountability, transparency, efficiency, and equity for District residents.

Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development Limited Grant Making Authority for CheckIt Enterprises Act of 2019

Introduced: July 11, 2019 BILL SUMMARY – As introduced Bill 23-404 provides the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development with authority to issue a grant to enable the acquisition of a facility in historic Anacostia, at 1920 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave, S.E., Washington, D.C., 20020, which will serve as an educational and resource…