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Bike Parking and Capital Bikeshare Corrals
On Inauguration Day, January 21, DDOT and goDCgo will establish a bike parking area at 16th and I Streets, NW with racks to hold hundreds of bikes. Owners will be responsible for parking and locking their own bikes, and availability will be on a first-come first-served basis.
In addition, Capital Bikeshare will establish two corrals on Inauguration Day to serve members attending the Inauguration and Inaugural Parade. The corrals – which are only for Capital Bikeshare bikes - will be located at:
- 17th and K Streets, NW (Farragut Square)
- 12th Street and Independence Avenue, SW (USDA)
For more information on Capital Bikeshare members, visit www.capitalbikeshare.com.
All taxicabs licensed by DCTC are authorized to charge one dollar ($1.00) per additional passenger to the metered fare during the Presidential Inauguration Event. DC taxis will be allowed to charge this extra fare from 4 am January 21, 2013 until 12 midnight on January 21, 2013.
Drop-Locations for Persons with Disabilities
All areas around the Capitol will be restricted to vehicular access on January 21, 2013. If you need to drop someone off as close to the Ceremonies as possible, please follow the directions of the Capitol Police.
Tips for Seniors
Seniors can prepare for the day's events with these tips from the Office of Aging[PDF]
Know Before You Go - Planning ahead will make your experience more pleasant and safe.