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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Recycling and Composting in DC Are Getting Easier

“Can I recycle this?” As an avid and self-promoting recycler residing in the District, I dread this question. Unfortunately, and for too long, the...

Protecting DC’s Waterways and Our Natural History

While “statehood” and voting representation in Congress continue to elude residents, in February DC gained a state fish and more authority to protect its...

How Bowser Can Make the Most out of DC’s Upcoming Budget

As spring hits the District, there are plenty of things we can expect: more sunlight, warmer temperatures, and of course, tourists. And early Aprilwill...

Shaw Streets – April 2017

Shaw Main Streets Holds Annual Meeting Shaw Main Streets held its annual meeting at the Marriott Marquis hotel the evening of March 21. Board Chair...

DC Eyes Becoming First ‘Green Bank’ City

Developers and renovation projects in the District could get financial assistance from the city to prioritize “green” installations through a new bill Mayor Muriel...

Shaw Streets – March 2017

Renovation of Carter G. Woodson Home Celebrated Almost 400 people packed the auditorium at Seaton Elementary on Sunday afternoon, Feb. 26, to celebrate the completion...

Greening the District

January marked the halfway point of Muriel Bowser’s current term as mayor of the District of Columbia, an opportune time to reflect on her...

The Results Are In

In late 2016 the Mount Vernon Triangle (MVT) Community Improvement District (CID) conducted its annual Neighborhood Perception Survey, and the 555 responses shattered the...

Building Public Policy and Political Platforms

After agreeing to divvy up the prime real estate of committee chairmanships, DC Councilmembers have begun identifying their top public policy priorities. As a...

Bloomingdale Gets in Shape

Health and Fitness “We were looking for an opportunity to have a health focus in the neighborhood. There are some resources out there, but they’re...