Peter L’Enfant designed Pennsylvania Avenue to be the most important street for a city “worthy of a great empire.” Its wide Ceremonial Mile bordered by the monumental Federal Triangle connects the Capitol to the White House. The most direct route between the early population centers of Capitol Hill and Georgetown, it was the main East-West Street of the city where the horse cars and trolleys once went and the buses still go.
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