The Washington Information Directory is the essential one-stop source for information on U.S. governmental and nongovernmental agencies and organizations. Organized topically, this thoroughly researched guide provides capsule descriptions and contact information that help users quickly and easily find the right person at the right organization. The Washington Information Directory offers three easy ways to find information: by name, by organization, and through detailed subject indexes. It focuses on the Washington metropolitan area - an organization must have an office in Washington to be listed. It also includes dozens of resource boxes on particular topics, organization charts for all federal agencies, and information about the FOIA and privacy legislation. With more than 10,000 listings and coverage of evolving presidential administration, the 2018 - 2019 Edition features contact information for the following: Congress and federal agencies Nongovernmental organizations Policy groups and political action committees Foundations and institutions Governors and other state officials U.S. ambassadors and foreign diplomats Congressional caucuses

Real Estate

Real Estate



Bureau of Land Management (BLM) (Interior Dept.), Lands, Realty, and Cadastral Survey,1849 C St. N.W., Room 2134LM, 20003 (mailing address: 1849 C St. N.W., #2134LM, Washington, DC 20240); (202) 912-7088. Fax, (202) 912-7199. Robert Jolley, Division Chief.


Oversees use, acquisition, and disposal of public lands. Conducts the Public Lands Survey; authorizes rights-of-way on public lands for uses that include roads, power lines, and wind and solar facilities.

Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) (Transportation Dept.), Planning, Environment, and Realty,1200 New Jersey Ave. S.E., #E76-306, 20590; (202) 366-0116. Fax, (202) 366-3713. Gloria M. Shepherd, Associate Administrator.


Works with developers and municipalities to ensure conformity with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) project development process.


For a listing of relevant congressional committees and subcommittees, please see page 439 ...

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