Tuesday, May 15, 2012

More afoot with Van Ness Square?

A recent CityBiz article suggests coming changes for Van Ness Square at 4455 Connecticut Avenue.

Monday, May 14, 2012

The Annual Cheh Memo

See this Greater Greater Washington piece on the annual joke budget memo. Particularly memorable is this line: Some residents simply are not well suited to live in a major city. They fear sidewalks, bicycles, traffic, noise, parking, and university dormitories. To address their growing list of concerns, we shall establish the Resident Relocation Fund, which will subsidize the costs of these folks moving outside of the District and include a complimentary municipal bond, untaxed, from the jurisdiction of the ex-resident's choice.

Monday, May 07, 2012

Ward 3 Traffic Summit

Signal timing? Pedestrian Safety? Cut-through traffic? Street renovations? What is your issue? DDOT and Councilmember Mary Cheh will be hosting a summit this evening at UDC: Window’s Lounge at UDC (4200 Connecticut Ave. NW) from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Friday, May 04, 2012

Van Ness History

The Prince of Petworth blog has an interesting write-up of 4400 Connecticut Avenue, NW in Van Ness. Did anyone else know there had been an ice rink and bowling alley in that space?