15th Street (DC Streetcar station)

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15th Street
DC Streetcar station
Location 1501 Benning Rd NE
Washington, DC 20002
Coordinates 38°54′00″N 76°58′59″W / 38.9000205°N 76.9830288°W / 38.9000205; -76.9830288Coordinates: 38°54′00″N 76°58′59″W / 38.9000205°N 76.9830288°W / 38.9000205; -76.9830288
Owned by Government of the District of Columbia
Operated by RATP Group[1]
Line(s)
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
History
Opened February 27, 2016 (2016-02-27)
Services
Preceding station   DC Streetcar   Following station
toward  Union Station
H Street/Benning Road Line

15th Street is a streetcar station located east of the intersection of H Street NE and Benning Road. It is located on the H Street/Benning Road Line of the DC Streetcar system.

History[edit]

15th Street station opened to the public as one of the original stations on February 27, 2016.[2]

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of one island platform in the center of Benning Road, which opened on February 27, 2016.

P
Platform level
Westbound H Street/Benning Road Line toward Union Station (13th Street)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Eastbound H Street/Benning Road Line toward Oklahoma Avenue (19th Street)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "D.C. Picks Firm to Run First Streetcar Line". Washington Examiner. July 12, 2012. Retrieved August 25, 2016. 
  2. ^ Laris, Michael (February 27, 2016). "D.C. streetcar makes its first voyages on H Street. 'Is it really happening?'". Washington Post. Retrieved 2016-02-27.