The District of Columbia

Main Street Program Areas (MainStreets)

Main Street Program Areas (MainStreets)

by Department of Small and Local Business Development on 04/07/2009

Keywords
About: economy, businesses, Main Streets, Restore DC, Commercial Corridor, boundaries, Department of Small and Local Business Development
Taking place at: Washington DC, DC, District of Columbia, DCGIS, DC GIS

Abstract

The DC Main Streets commercial corridors were created for Department of Small and Local Business Development. The GIS layer represents the locations of neighborhood commercial districts comprised of specific streets designated by DSLBD, Office of Commercial Revitalization (reSTORE DC) as "Main Streets."

DC Main Streets is a program through which the District government works with neighborhood organizations to revitalize the District's neighborhood business districts through a comprehensive and systemic strategy for business retention and attraction, commercial property improvements, and provision of coordinated corridor-wide services.

Purpose

To specify the location of commercial corridor revitalization in DC neighborhoods.

Access constraints

For use by Department of Small and Local Business Development (DSLBD), DC Main Streets, DC Office of Planning (DCOP), Executive Office of the Mayor (EOM), DC Marketing Center

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 Department of Small and Local Business Development

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

phone: 202-442-7600
fax: 202-442-7637
hours: 8:30-4:45

Data accuracy

Lineage / Sources

    Lineage / Processes

    in DC Office of Planning

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

    phone: 202-442-7600
    fax: 202-442-7637
    Heads-up digitization was used to create the linework. The Main Street corridors were determined by parties other than DC Office of Planning. DC Office of Planning GIS staff conducted the GIS data development with guidance from reStoreDC staff.
    GIS Data Coordinator`
    in Office of the Chief Technology Officer

    441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
    Washington DC`, 20001, USA

    fax: 202-727-5660
    hours: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    OCTO staff confirmed with EOM the active main street corridors and deleted the ones not active.
    DC GIS
    in OCTO



    phone: (202) 727-2277
    hours: 8:30AM - 5PM
    DC Main Streets dataset edited by DCGIS staff per the direction of DC Dept. of Small and local Business (DSLBD.) Three new areas were added (Congress Heights, Deanwood Heights, Vinegar Hill South.) Three areas were removed (Anacostia, Brookland, Mt. Pleasant.) And two areas were corrected (Adams Morgan and Dupont Circle.)

    Distribution

    Distribution liability
    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.

    Distributed by

    in DC Office of Planning

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

    phone: 202-442-7600
    fax: 202-442-7637

    Entity

    MainStreets

    Attributes

    • SHAPE / ESRI
      Feature geometry.
    • Shape / ESRI
      Feature geometry.
    • START_YEAR
      Main Streets Program Start Year
    • FID / ESRI
      Internal feature number.
    • NAME
      Main Streets Name
    • AREA
    • LEN

    Metadata

    FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata / FGDC-STD-001-1998 as of 06/23/2009

    Provided by

    in DC Office of Planning

    801 North Capitol Street, NE # 4000
    Washington DC, 20002, USA

    phone: 202-442-7600
    fax: 202-442-7637