Metro plans to “save money by reducing maintenance expenses on property Metro no longer needs, while generating additional capital and operating expenses.” In other words, it’s selling off property that is being promoted as “ideal for development.” From less...
After years of planning and construction, the new West End Library branch will celebrate its grand opening at 10:30 a.m. Dec. 9 — showing off a modern space with ample room to enjoy upgraded technology, light-filled meeting areas and...
Maret School is asking the city to take away a years-old provision that requires the school to conduct an annual traffic report. In a recent filing with the Board of Zoning Adjustment, the school reports that traffic levels in recent...
The Cleveland Park commercial district is on tap for a host of safety, aesthetic and environmental upgrades, as the D.C. Department of Transportation works to redesign potentially dangerous intersections — including the local service lane — and improve drainage. The...
This is a listing of incidents reported to the Metropolitan Police Department from Nov. 20 through 29 in local police service areas, sorted by their report dates. Click your PSA to jump to crimes reported in your neighborhood. A...
As part of the ongoing reconstruction of Beach Drive NW, work is expected to start in early June on the stretch between Porter Road and Piney Branch Parkway, according to the latest updates from the National Park Service. Two-way traffic...
This is a listing of incidents reported to the Metropolitan Police Department from April 9 through April 15 in local police service areas, sorted by their report dates. Click your PSA to jump to crimes reported in your neighborhood....
Pepco received permission Monday to raise its electricity rates, though the D.C. Public Service Commission authorized only half of the requested increase. The utility company had requested a $77.5 million increase, but the commission — which oversees Pepco’s power distribution...
WalkingTown DC 2017 will offer free outdoor walking tours throughout the District from Sept. 16 to 24. The annual event includes family-friendly and wheelchair/stroller accessible tours, as well as lunchtime and happy hour tours during the week, with extended weekend...
This is a listing of incidents reported to the Metropolitan Police Department from Jan. 29 through Feb. 4 in local police service areas, sorted by their report dates. Click your PSA to jump to crimes reported in your neighborhood....

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