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The Jack Evans Report

The Downside of the Estate Tax

Every year, when the cherry blossoms bloom, we rejoice for the official end of winter and the beginning of spring. There’s only one day...

A Night at ‘Romeo and Juliet’

Summer has arrived in the District and that means Ward 2 Night at the Shakespeare Theatre is right around the corner. Last year, the Shakespeare...

Jack Evans Report: Hyde-Addison Returns to Georgetown

In this column, Ward 2 Council member Jack Evans shares his vision for parents and their children to have access to neighborhood schools and a smooth transition between elementary, middle and high school.

Solving Ward 2’s Rat Problem

Residents in Ward 2 and the rest of the District are searching for a solution to the city’s ratproblem. According to the Washington Post,...

Investing in the Arts, Humanities

Since my first term serving Ward 2 on the Council, Washington has transformed from a city with few good restaurants and limited entertainment options...

Potholes and Cherry Blossoms

Warm weather is starting to come back to the District and the surrounding region, which is great news for everyone. Even better news in...

Metro: Historic Moment, Unmet Needs

“Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.” This...

Infrastructure: A Priority in Mayor’s Budget

Last week, Mayor Muriel Bowser presented her Fiscal Year 2019 budget and financial plan for the District. The mayor shared her priorities, aimed at giving “A Fair...

Capital Pride Marches On

The Capital Pride Parade on Saturday, June 9, was the official start of Pride Month, also known as June. There are few events in...

Council Returns, Dockless Vehicle News

The D.C. Council is in the final week of its annual legislative recess, as Council members and staff begin to prepare for the first...