District businesses selling food or alcohol are required to charge $.05 for each disposable paper or plastic carryout bag. Find out about DC's Bag Law.
DDOE- FOIA Requests
The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Officer is the principal contact point within the agency for advice and policy guidance on matters pertaining to the administration of FOIA. All requests are handled professionally and expeditiously.
FOIA requests may be oral or in writing. If the request is written, the envelope shall prominently be marked "FOIA Request." The FOIA Officer may request that an oral request be reduced to writing, if the requested records are not customarily made available by the public body.
For more information on how to file a FOIA request, visit the Government Resource Center.
1200 First Street NE
Washington , DC 20002
Phone: (202) 535-2506
Fax: (202) 724-4999
The District Department of the Environment (DDOE) envisions a nation's capital that sets the standard for environmentally-responsible and sustainable practices. We envision a city whose rivers and waters are fishable and swimmable; whose buildings and infrastructure help protect our health and environment; and whose residents, businesses, and visitors embrace and employ smart environmental practices in their daily lives and work together to deliver a clean, healthy, and vibrant city to future generations