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Archive - Sep 19, 2012

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Whither The Flea Market - Updated

As the Hine Development Moves Forward, Future of the Private Arts & Crafts Markets Unresolved

Most visitors hardly give a thought to the complex arrangements that undergird the wonderful weekend arts and crafts market at Eastern Market. However, the development of the Hine School property is fast approaching. Once the fences go up, a significant portion of the space now occupied by weekend vendors will disappear. What is the best strategy to preserve this unique Capitol Hill institution in the interim and long term, many ask.

The Three Flea Markets