Critics of the family homeless shelter planned for the 2nd District Police Headquarters site in Ward 3 have cited a number of concerns — some about how the site will affect the neighborhood, and others about whether the shelter...
Shepherd Park residents attended a sometimes heated discussion on the Georgia Eastern project at an “emergency” meeting on June 22 held at Ohev Sholom - The National Synagogue. Moderated by Ward 4 D.C. Council member Brandon Todd, the meeting allowed...
The D.C. Department of Transportation has begun accepting grant applications for innovative transportation safety solutions, with a total of $500,000 to be awarded this fall. The annual funding is part of the city’s Vision Zero initiative, an effort to eliminate...
Thursday, Aug. 3 The D.C. Historic Preservation Review Board will meet at 9:45 a.m. in Room 220 South, One Judiciary Square, 441 4th St. NW. Agenda items include construction of a seven-story multifamily and retail building at 6900 Georgia Ave....
Advisory Neighborhood Commissions Meeting Notices and Agenda Highlights To find links to your ANC's website, click here. Visit the District's ANC office to see maps of commission boundaries by ward. ANC 1B Lower Columbia Heights, Lower Georgia Avenue, Shaw, U Street, Pleasant Plains The...
A coalition representing most D.C. farmers markets has been awarded a $250,000 federal grant to provide support for low-income customers. According to a news release, the money will be used to double the purchasing power of SNAP recipients who buy...
Chevy Chase DC Day, the annual celebration of our community, is set for this Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. The event, which is sponsored by our association and supported by many businesses in our area, is centered in...
Glover Park is still without its Whole Foods Market, with the grocery store remaining locked in a heated legal battle with its landlords. The 2323 Wisconsin Ave. NW store has been closed since March, after a D.C. Department of Health...
Last week, an annual dinner sponsored by the Citizens Advisory Council in the Metropolitan Police Department’s 2nd District celebrated the hard work and dedication of our local officers. Officer Christopher Denton of our police service area, PSA 201, was...
City officials kicked off “AlleyPalooza 6.0” last week, a $7 million initiative to renovate 64 alleys spread evenly across all eight District wards. Restoration efforts are slated to wrap up in 12 weeks, D.C. Department of Transportation spokesperson Maura...

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