The District of Columbia

Downtown Development Comprehensive Plan (DntnDevCompPlan)

Downtown Development Comprehensive Plan (DntnDevCompPlan)

by Office of Planning on 09/10/2003

Keywords
About: economy, Downtown Development, Downtown, boundaries, planningCadastre, Development, DD, Comprehensive Plan, Comp Plan, DC Comp Plan
Taking place at: Washington DC, District of Columbia, DC, DC GIS, DCGIS

Abstract

The DC Comprehensive Plan document (1984) identifies the Downtown Development areas as a key part of the District's Central Employment Area. It is further broken down into ten (10) sub-areas.

Downtown, the original commercial area between the Capitol and the White House, is bound generally by North Capitol Street on the east, Pennsylvania Avenue on the south, 15th Street on the west, and Massachusetts Avenue on the north. This area is entirely within the northwest section of the District.

Ten (10) component sub-areas identified include: (Retail Core, Gallery Place, Convention Center, Chinatown, Pennsylvania Avenue West, Pennsylvania Quarter, Franklin Square, Mount Vernon Square, Judiciary Square, Downtown East). Boundary areas taken from general descriptions within Comprehensive Plan document.

This dataset reflects the boundaries as defined in the 1984 document.

Purpose

This data is used for the planning and management of Washington by local government agencies.

Access constraints

None.

Use constraints

Acknowledgment of the DC Geographic Information Systems Program (DC GIS). The District of Columbia Government makes no claims as to the completeness, accuracy or content of any data contained hereon, and makes no representation of any kind, including, but not limited to, the warranty of the accuracy or fitness for a particular use, nor are any such warranties to be implied or inferred with respect to the information or data furnished herein.

Point of contact


in DC Office of Planning

801 N Capitol St, NE # 4000
Washington DC, 20002, USA

phone: 202-442-7600
fax: 202-442-7637
hours: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Data accuracy

Accuracy
Data believed to be complete and accurate, subject to change.

Completeness
Data believed to be complete and accurate, subject to change.

Lineage / Sources

Lineage / Processes

Distribution

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Acknowledgment of the DC Geographic Information Systems Program (DC GIS). The District of Columbia Government makes no claims as to the completeness, accuracy or content of any data contained hereon, and makes no representation of any kind, including, but not limited to, the warranty of the accuracy or fitness for a particular use, nor are any such warranties to be implied or inferred with respect to the information or data furnished herein.

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in DC Office of Planning

801 N Capitol St, NW # 4000
Washington DC, 20002, USA

phone: 202-442-7600
fax: 202-442-7637
hours: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

Entity

DCGIS.DntnDevCompPlan / DCOP
DC Template

Attributes

  • OBJECTID / ESRI
    Internal feature number.
  • NAME / ESRI
    Feature geometry.
  • SHAPE / ESRI
    Feature geometry.
  • SHAPE.AREA
  • SHAPE.LEN

Metadata

FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata / FGDC-STD-001-1998 as of 08/06/2007

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in DC Office of Planning

801 N Capitol St, NE # 4000
Washington DC, 20002, USA

phone: 202-442-7600
fax: 202-442-7637
hours: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm