Official account of the Mayor of Washington, DC. Together, let's work to give every Washingtonian a #FairShot. Tweets from Mayor Bowser signed MMB.

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They say DC is too small, or our economy is not diverse enough. Even though we’re bigger by population than two states and pay more per capita than any state; we pay more in total federal taxes than 22 states. No reason for this Congress not to right this wrong. #DCStatehood
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#DCisOPEN and, this Friday, we’re making a BIG splash at the District’s annual Kick-Off Pool Party: #JUMPinDC! 🌊 Join us on May 27th at Upshur Pool as we take a dive and soak up the summer vibes. 😎 RSVP ➡️ DPR.events
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Today’s walk-up vaccination & PCR testing sites. Boosters available for eligible people 5+ at all sites. For at-home vaccination appointments, call 1-855-363-0333. Find more vaccine access points at vaccines.gov Pre-register for testing at coronavirus.dc.gov/register
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Residents now have access to free KN95 masks, vaccinations, boosters, take-home rapid antigen tests as well as a new self-administered PCR test — all in one place. Here are today's COVID Centers. For more info visit coronavirus.dc.gov/covidcent…
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Here are today's Test Yourself Express At-Home Rapid Antigen Test pickup sites.
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I’m proud to announce Glen Lee as DC’s next Chief Financial Officer. Glen will be ready, on day one, to build on all the firsts we’ve achieved in recent years: ✅ First AAA bond rating ✅ First audit with with 0 significant weaknesses ✅ First 60-day cash reserve
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Glad to have seen residents of all ages enjoy many of @DCDPR's spray parks over the weekend! Reminder: Spray parks are closed this week and will reopen this weekend on Friday, May 27th through Sunday, May 29th. Find them in all eight wards at dpr.dc.gov.
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When businesses and events hire locally, DC residents thrive! That's why we're connecting Washingtonians seeking summer jobs with work opportunities at @Pharrell's upcoming SOMETHING IN THE WATER FESTIVAL on Juneteenth weekend. Interested? ➡️ Apply at does.dc.gov!
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It's time for Washingtonians to get back. Back to friends. Back to fun. Back to community. #DCisOpen
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Residents now have access to free KN95 masks, vaccinations, boosters, take-home rapid antigen tests as well as a new self-administered PCR test — all in one place. Here are today's COVID Centers. For more info visit coronavirus.dc.gov/covidcent…
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Here are today's Test Yourself Express At-Home Rapid Antigen Test pickup sites.
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Today’s PCR testing sites. Boosters available for eligible people 12+ at all sites. For at-home vaccination appointments, call 1-855-363-0333. Find more vaccine access points at vaccines.gov Pre-register for testing at coronavirus.dc.gov/register
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Mayor Muriel Bowser retweeted
The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for The District of Columbia until 6:00 PM this evening. At 5:09 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Oakton, or over Fairfax, moving east at 15 mph. HAZ manager.everbridge.net/pub/2…
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#ICYMI: We spent the last week celebrating Infrastructure Week! Take a look at the work we’re doing to build a more connected, equitable, and resilient DC. ⬇️
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No one can say better why we need the Food Access Fund than Andre McCain of HalfSmoke. Together, we need to challenge the Council to fully fund it.
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Today’s PCR testing site. Boosters available for eligible people 12+ at all sites. For at-home vaccination appointments, call 1-855-363-0333. Find more vaccine access points at vaccines.gov Pre-register for testing at coronavirus.dc.gov/register
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Great seeing everyone who came out to celebrate #OpenStreetsDC in Ward 8! Whether you walked, ran, biked, rolled, or scootered, thanks for joining us for a day outdoors. Keep the good times rolling, and join us throughout the summer at upcoming events ➡️ tinyurl.com/OpenStreetsDC!
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Had a wonderful time at Deanwood Day!
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Today, we honor the brave men and women who serve and have served across all branches of our Nation’s Armed Forces 🇺🇸 We keep pushing for statehood so that DC residents who protect our democracy also have access to our democracy. #ArmedForcesDay
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Please be advised that today’s PCR testing site has changed.
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