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Aimee Custis

Aimee Custis

Aimee is the communications manager for the Coalition for Smarter Growth, which works for more walkable, inclusive, and transit-oriented neighborhoods in the Washington D.C. region.

As D.C. Ages, Inclusive Transportation Options Needed

There are several ways Washington D.C. has failed to maximize inclusive mobility options for older adults and seniors. And a new report from the Coalition for Smarter Growth, details solutions that can help the city become more age-friendly. Older adults make up 11 percent of the District’s population. Baby boomers, the oldest of whom are… Read more »

D.C. Metrorail Improvements Outlined in Momentum Plan

Metro is the backbone of the Washington D.C. region’s transportation system, without which our highways would freeze-up. It takes us to work, sporting events, museums and visits to our friends. Metro transformed our city and suburbs, supporting convenient, walkable neighborhoods. For too long, we let the system fall into a state of disrepair. Now, as… Read more »