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Eastern Market Report – July 2017

Leases and New Appraisals A new development threatens to derail the always tenuous tranquility of the Eastern Market’s vending community. Market Manager Barry Margeson lobbed...

South by West – June 2017

Hoffman Madison Waterfront submitted a stage two Planned Unit Development (PUD) application in May for the third phase of development at District Wharf and...

ANC 6D Report – April 2017

Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) 6D met on April 3. Commissioners Gail Fast (6D01), Cara Shockley (6D02), Ronald Collins (6D03), Andy Litsky (6D04), Roger Moffatt...

ANC 6A Report – April 2017

Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) 6A Chair Phil Toomajian called the April meeting to order at Miner Elementary School (601 15th St. NE), with Commissioners...

Mad as Hell!

I spent most of this summer mad as hell. I was mad as hell because the US Senate tried to rip health insurance away from...

Seeing Blue

The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) has been looking into a citywide conversion of streetlights from the familiar orange glow of high-pressure sodium lights...

The District’s Achievement Gap

Earlier this spring, the State Board of Education approved a new school accountability system under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). This new system...

The Anthem Runs into Community Opposition

At its July 10th monthly meeting, ANC 6D unanimously voted to protest the application by owners of the Anthem concert hall for an Alcohol Beverage...

ANC 6C Report – April 2017

Councilmember Elissa Silverman made a stop in her home court at the April meeting of Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) 6C. “I needed to come...

Future of Seventh Street SE Discussed

The Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) 6B Special Call meeting on the future of Eastern Market and Seventh Street SE took place Tuesday August 29th...