WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- According to DDOT, in-traffic streetcar operator training started Monday along the H Street NE and Benning Road NE streetcar corridor.
DDOT stated, the full DC Streetcar operations team is now ready, with a total of 28 employees on board.
Authorities remind residents to be careful when traveling along the corridor, during the training period.
DDOT added, tickets are being issued for cars that block the streetcar in any way, including cars parked outside of the white lines and illegally double-parked vehicles.
According to DDOT the fine for a car blocking the streetcar is $100.
For more information about DC Streetcar, please visit dcstreetcar.com.