Park Service Salutes Friends of Georgetown Waterfront Park
For those who longed to fix up the Georgetown waterfront with its parking lots, salt dome and other eyesores, it was decades in the making. After being a port and […]
Georgetown’s Potomac Boat Club: A Water St. Landmark and Rower’s Gem
If you saw the pilot of Amazon’s 2018 Jack Ryan series, you might remember the actor John Krasinski playing the titular lead. In the show’s very Georgetowny opening sequence, Ryan […]
Car Found on Water St. Involved in Shooting Outside Nats Park
One of the automobiles involved in the Saturday night shooting, which wounded three persons outside Nationals Park July 17 on South Capitol Street, was recovered in Georgetown July 19. The […]
Architect Frank Schlesinger, 1925-2021
Schlesinger, who led an award-winning architectural practice in Georgetown for more than 60 years, died on March 4 at the age of 95.
ANC Supports Big Plans for Water St.
The preliminary plans include “tactical” concrete sidewalks along the 3400-3500 blocks of Water Street, along with a two-way bikeway, a traffic roundabout and changes to on-street parking.
BID Modifies K St. Reconfiguration
Because the changes have caused unacceptable congestion during evening rush hour, the BID and the District Department of Transportation are making three modifications, effective immediately.
K St. Bikeway: ‘Pretty Great,’ If Confusing
The main problem so far is when cars (and a tourist bus or two) park in the bike lanes. Even police patrol cars can be seen sitting in a lane.
Street Closures This Week
Drivers should anticipate delays on and under the Whitehurst Freeway on May 3 and 4.