Top D.C. officials visited Brightwood last week to see green infrastructure being installed there, which includes permeable pavement, rain gardens, and downspouts that funnel into rain barrels. Mayor Muriel Bowser and Ward 4 D.C. Council member Brandon Todd were among...
There has been some controversy over the proposed architectural lighting of Key Bridge. The D.C. Department of Transportation has sought input from members of the Georgetown community on several lighting schemes that are under consideration. Our association’s Historic Preservation...
It’s time for our community to make recommendations to the D.C. government about the future of the Chevy Chase Community Center complex at Connecticut Avenue and McKinley Street NW. Advisory Neighborhood Commission 3/4G (Chevy Chase) has scheduled meetings this week...
The Balducci’s chain of premium grocery stores will open its only D.C. location at the Ladybird, a mixed-use development proposed for the Spring Valley Superfresh site, the project team announced last week. The news attracted fresh criticism about the...
Clean streets are a desideratum in all cities, but the District government is giving the term a makeover as part of a push to keep people safe during special events. A new policy, called “Clean Streets,” requires the routes used...
Thursday, Feb. 15 The D.C. Department of Transportation will hold a meeting to present the Key Bridge architectural lighting project to the US Commission of Fine Arts from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the National Building Museum, Suite 312,...
Sunday, May 20 The Shepherd Park Citizens Association will hold its annual garden tour, featuring a self-guided viewing of selected gardens in Shepherd Park, North Portal Estates and Colonial Village. The tour will take place from 2 to 5...
By SAMUEL BRESLOW The DC Line Mayor Muriel Bowser joined city officials and corporate executives June 18 to celebrate the start of long-awaited renovations to the Thaddeus Stevens School in the West End and the construction of an office building on...
Registration for the D.C. Department of Parks and Recreation’s 2018 spring fitness programs began at 9 a.m. on Feb. 23. D.C. residents can enroll in sports including baseball and soccer for kids, and flag football and tennis for youth and...
At the commission’s June 20 meeting: Metropolitan Police Dept. Lt. Darren Haskis reported there were 2 assaults with a dangerous weapon in the commission’s area this past month. Both have been solved and arrests made. Robberies jumped from 4...

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