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DPW collects trash once or twice per week or large, bulky items by appointment.

Streets, public places and traffic
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DDOT ensures that all utility cuts are in compliance with the District's permitting guidelines and that public space is properly restored within District Standard Specifications to ensure safety.

Children and youth services
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Current and former foster youth and their immediate birth family members who got separated in the District’s foster care system now have a way to find each other again.

Returning Citizen Resource Locator
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DC Water operates a wastewater collection system comprised of "separate" and "combined" sewers. Since the early 1900's, sewers constructed within the District have been separate systems and no new combined sewer system (CSS) have been built.

Wi-fi Coverage Area on the National Mall
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A “hotspot” is a site where anyone with a computer or other device with Wi-Fi capability can come and browse the Internet for free using the District’s wireless network.

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DPW collects up to five bags (per week) of yard waste from residences that receive DPW trash and recycling collection services. 

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