Monday, June 20, 2011

Sierra Club for Streetcars Happy Hour at Rays the Steaks Wednesday June 22 6pm

The Sierra Club is at it again. Another Sustainable Happy Hour will enuse on Wed June 22, 2011 6pm at Ray's the Steaks on Minnesota Avenue. We will discuss the most recent Streetcar plan for communities East of the River.

The Sierra Club’s Washington, D.C. Chapter will hold a streetcar happy hour at Ray's Steaks, 3905 Dix St. NE, located a short walk the Minnesota Avenue Metro Station. Please join fellow sustainable transit advocates have a drink and informally discuss the streetcar system that will soon come to the District.

Directions to Ray's: After leaving the Minnesota Avenue Metro station, walk .4 miles southeast along Minnesota Avenue. Turn left onto Dix St. NE. Ray's is located on the right side of the road just past McDonald's. The V8, U4, and X2 buses all stop nearby. Capital Bikeshare stations can be found at the Minnesota Avenue Metro Station and at the Benning Branch library, located on Benning Rd. one block north of Ray's.

To learn more about Washington's streetcar initiative, visit

Please contact Jason Broehm, chair of the Chapter’s transportation committee, at jason.broehm[@]

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