ANC: Former Latham Hotel Site Is ‘Blighted Property’

January 7, 2021

Warned and ready, Georgetown was spared a repeat of June’s street violence last night, Jan. 6, following out-of-town protesters’ assault on the U.S. Capitol. Today, as after the June incidents, new fences and shielding are going up on the Hill, …

Saturday Homicide, Thursday Manhunt Shake Up Georgetown

November 9, 2020

There was a fatal shooting early on Saturday, Nov. 7, near the intersection of 33rd and Water (K) Streets NW, according to the Metropolitan Police Department. Police discovered Franklin Hernandez Arevalo of Alexandria, Virginia, who died at the scene around …

ANC Supports Big Plans for Water St.

May 11, 2020

Preliminary plans by the District Department of Transportation to install “tactical” concrete sidewalks along the 3400-3500 blocks of Water Street NW, along with a two-way bikeway and a traffic roundabout — while making changes to on-street parking — were supported

Approved: Water Tunnel Under Waterfront Park

April 30, 2020

An environmental assessment for the Potomac River Tunnel construction project, which will lead to major excavation work in a swath of Georgetown Waterfront Park, has been completed by the National Park Service. The proposal by DC Water to move forward

Burning Questions About Jelleff Center Plans

May 20, 2019

The Jelleff Recreation Center at 3265 S St. NW, owned by the District Department of Parks and Recreation and managed by Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington, was the compelling topic of a standing-room-only town meeting at the Georgetown …

Local Focus on River Tunnel Project

November 26, 2018

It’s beginning to look a lot like NIMBY (Not In My Back Yard).

Everyone agrees that, given the District’s growing population, the old sewage and water outflow system needs to be rebuilt to ensure there is no overflow in times …

K St. Bikeway: ‘Pretty Great,’ If Confusing

June 25, 2018

The K Street/Water Street riverfront drive past the movie theater and the ice cream store, all the way to Malmaison restaurant, definitely is different now. The 45-degree parking spots between Wisconsin Avenue and 34th Street are all gone.

Instead, …