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The dockless bikes that have popped up in recent months on Washington, D.C.’s streets - and sidewalks - have a strong advocate in Colin Browne. “Once we can get past sidewalk issues, I think the dockless bikeshare program will be...
By: Carlo Massimo Something strange is happening in Georgetown. Nancy Flinn, an east Georgetown resident, has found herself suffering from inexplicable headaches in her apartment. Earlier this month, she smelled gas leaking – at home, where she has no gas...
The controversial Meridian International building project on 16th Street drew continued criticism this month from some Historic Preservation Review Board members, who asked developers to shave one story from the proposed 10-story building. The project team returned to the...
Plans to add a new science building at the Washington International School have been shot down once again, leaving the school pondering various unpalatable options. The school has been trying since 2015 to expand its science facilities at the 3100...
Cleveland Park residents, alarmed over the neighborhood’s vitality after the shuttering of two Connecticut Avenue NW restaurants, packed a D.C. Council roundtable last Wednesday to discuss what’s ailing the commercial strip. Planning experts and business owners pushed for greater collaboration...
The first phase of the Beach Drive reconstruction project has concluded, and the newly refinished stretch of roadway from Rock Creek Parkway to Tilden Street and Park Road NW is scheduled to open fully by the end of August....
A member of Dupont Circle’s Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2B was censured by his colleagues last Wednesday for what his fellow commissioners called “discriminatory and disrespectful behavior.” In a resolution that passed 5-1, ANC 2B said that commissioner Nick DelleDonne had...
A two-way protected bike lane is slated for a stretch of 17th Street NW in Dupont Circle, which would replace a current southbound-only bicycle lane on the street and reduce the number of automobile lanes. The D.C. Department of Transportation’s...
Georgetown Day School’s plans to expand its Tenleytown campus won a key endorsement last week, as the local advisory neighborhood commission signed off on a compromise regarding the school’s anticipated traffic volume. The decision by ANC 3E (Friendship Heights, Tenleytown)...

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