Code of the District of Columbia

§ 9–203.01. Scope of Mayor’s authority.

The Mayor may open, extend, widen, or straighten:

(1) Any street to conform with the highway plan; or

(2) Any minor street or alley, upon the petition of the owners of more than 1/2 of the property fronting on the proposed street or alley, or when the Mayor finds that the public interest would be served best by the action.


(Mar. 10, 1983, D.C. Law 4-201, § 301, 30 DCR 148.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 7-441.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 6-403 and § 9-203.02.

Cross References

Public ways, streets and alleys on recorded plats, see § 1-1314.

Delegation of Authority

Delegation of authority under Law 4-201, see Mayor’s Order 83-139, May 26, 1983.