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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...

DCTAG Makes a Big Difference

The president recently unveiled his federal budget priorities for 2019 and one item was the gutting of the popular DC Tuition Assistance Grant program...

Jack Evans Report

If you’re a District resident and you’ve noticed more noise from airplanes, you’re not alone. In 2016, there were 36,653 noise complaints made to...

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,...

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.

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...

Jack Evans Report

The Ward 2 Council member comments on cooling centers, the FBI headquarters, waste compactor grants and Distinguished Young Women of America winner Skye Bork.

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...