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Neighborhood News

02/26/2015 - 12:20pm
“My administration is committed to tackling homelessness head-on. We will end family homelessness in the District by 2018,” Mayor Muriel Bowser declared during a press conference. With more than 600 families are living in pretty... >>more
02/27/2015 - 9:17am
Madison Investments looks likely to earn approval for the design of its proposed Capitol Hill condo development at the corner of 11th and I streets SE at this week’s Historic Preservation Review Board  (HPRB) meeting. The... >>more
02/27/2015 - 9:14am
A four-phase development including three residential buildings with an estimated 673 residential units and more than 10,00 square feet of retail on the banks of the Anacostia Riverfront in Southeast Capitol Hill is closer to... >>more
02/27/2015 - 8:57am
There was a violent robbery on the 600 block of L St. NE at 2:14 p.m There were thefts on: the 400 block of Sixth St. SW; the 1300 block of Pennsylvania Ave. SE. There was a theft from an automobile on the 700 block of C St. NE. Reporting... >>more
02/26/2015 - 12:34pm
The William Penn House (WPH), which has operated in a 1917 rowhouse at 515 East Capitol St. SE as  a Quaker center on Capitol Hill since 1966, faces the prospect of losing its tax exempt status and with it the ability to fulfill its religious... >>more
02/26/2015 - 12:29pm
There was a violent sidewalk robbery on the 700 block of Seventh St. SE at 7:45 p.m. In Other News There was a burglary on the 17th St. NE at the construction site. There were thefts on: the 400 block of Virginia Ave. SW at an office building;... >>more
02/26/2015 - 12:00am
The District Department of Transportation announced the second publication of proposed rules to modify the regulations for pedicabs, and clarify that multi-seat pedal cycles are not allowed on public roadways in the District of Columbia.   The... >>more
02/25/2015 - 12:00am
The District Department of Transportation has announced that Property Group Partners, the developer of Capitol Crossing, has begun construction in the I-395/3rd Street Tunnel. Work in northbound and southbound lanes will be performed between D St.... >>more
02/23/2015 - 10:33am
The ANC 6C Grants Committee held a grant writing workshop on Feb. 7, 2015 to introduce a new application process to community groups and non-profits. “Ward 6 ANCs have a strong responsibility to manage this process really well, these are small... >>more
02/20/2015 - 2:21pm
In mid-February, Mayor Muriel Bowser dispatched a representative to a meeting of the McMillan Advisory Group (MAG), a community group opposed to elements of plans for a mixed-use project at the McMillan Sand Filtration Site. A visit by anyone from... >>more
02/13/2015 - 11:15am
Prequel LLC is the first company to offer an investment-based crowdfunding opportunity where DC residents can invest as little as $100 in a restaurant business that provides them equity. At Prequel, located at 918 F St. NW, residents will get the... >>more
02/06/2015 - 9:41am
With DC still in building mode, and a pile of development projects on her plate, Mayor Muriel Bowser faces unique challenges in ordering her priorities. One project particularly fraught with complexity and controversy has landed on the desk of her... >>more
02/03/2015 - 12:12pm
La Lomita, a neighborhood Mexican restaurant, and three adjoining townhouse buildings in Southeast Capitol Hill will be replaced by brand new restaurant space beneath 10 new residential units. The plans come not via an outside developer swooping in... >>more
02/03/2015 - 11:42am
La Lomita, a neighborhood Mexican restaurant, and three adjoining townhouse buildings in Southeast Capitol Hill will be replaced by brand new restaurant space beneath 10 new residential units. The plans come not via an outside developer swooping in... >>more
02/03/2015 - 10:12am
Excavation Begins at 1001 4th Street Forest City Washington received final approval in late 2014 to begin construction on their 365-unit high-rise rental apartment building planned for 1001 4th Street, SW. Financing was secured in early 2015 and... >>more