Code of the District of Columbia

§ 10–1603.08. Community benefits.

(a) The Mayor shall implement the Convention Center – Southwest Waterfront corridor as described in the "DC Circulator 2014 Transit Development Plan Update" dated September 2014.

(b) The Mayor shall implement a workforce intermediary program to connect residents of ANC6D with employment during construction of the stadium and the initial 2 seasons of soccer operations.

(c) The Mayor shall make capital improvements of at least $250,000 to the Randall Recreation Center in Ward 6.

(d) The Mayor shall operate and provide programmed activities for the Randall Recreation Center in Ward 6.

(e) The Mayor is authorized to negotiate other community-benefit commitments from D.C. United and its affiliated entities, including those that promote youth soccer, education, employment opportunities, and job training programs.


(Mar. 11, 2015, D.C. Law 20-233, § 108, 62 DCR 438; Oct. 22, 2015, D.C. Law 21-36, § 2182(f), 62 DCR 10905.)

Effect of Amendments

The 2015 amendment by D.C. Law 21-36 would have rewritten (a) and (c); would have substituted “operate and provide programmed activities” for “provide ongoing operations and programming funding” in (d); and would have added (e).

Applicability

Section 7010 of D.C. Law 22-33 repealed § 301 of D.C. Law 20-233. Therefore the creation of this section by D.C. Law 20-233 has been implemented.

Applicability of D.C. Law 20-233: Section 301 of D.C. Law 20-233 provided (1) that the act shall apply upon the date of inclusions of its fiscal effect in an approved budget and financial plan; (2) that the Chief Financial Officer shall certify the date of the inclusion of the fiscal effect in an approved budget and financial plan, and provide notice to the Budget Director of the Council of the certification; and (3) that the Budget Director shall cause the notice of the certification to be published in the District of Columbia Register and that the date of publication of the notice of the certification shall not affect the applicability of the act.

Emergency Legislation

For temporary (90 days) repeal of § 301 of D.C. Law 20-233, see § 7010 of Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Support Congressional Review Emergency Act of 2017 (D.C. Act 22-167, Oct. 24, 2017, 64 DCR 10802).

For temporary (90 days) repeal of § 301 of D.C. Law 20-233, see § 7010 of Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Support Emergency Act of 2017 (D.C. Act 22-104, July 20, 2017, 64 DCR 7032).

For temporary (90 days) addition of this section, see § 101 of the Soccer Stadium Development Emergency Amendment Act of 2014 (D.C. Act 20-557, Dec. 30, 2014, 62 DCR 448, 20 STAT 4467).

For temporary (90 days) amendment of this section, see § 2(f) of the Soccer Stadium Development Technical Clarification Emergency Amendment Act of 2015 (D.C. Act 21-59, May 8, 2015, 62 DCR 5962, 21 DCSTAT 1434).

For temporary (90 days) amendment of this section, see § 2182(f) of the Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Support Emergency Act of 2015 (D.C. Act 21-127, July 27, 2015, 62 DCR 10201).

Temporary Legislation

For temporary (225 days) amendment of this section, see § 2(f) of the Soccer Stadium Development Technical Clarification Temporary Amendment Act of 2015 (D.C. Law 21-17, July 22, 2015, 62 DCR 6876).