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TONIGHT: CSX Community Meeting

July 1st, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

The Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for the proposed CSX Virginia Avenue Tunnel project has been released, recommending “Alternative 3 – Two New Tunnels” as the Preferred Alternative for construction. To learn more about the study and the next steps, there is a community meeting TONIGHT from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at the Capitol Skyline Hotel […]

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Eastern Market Metro Plaza Designs Unveiled – Community Meetings This Weekend

June 20th, 2014 · No Comments · Barracks Row, Capitol Hill, Eastern Market

The long-awaited release of the final design for the improvements to the Eastern Market Metro Plaza is here. Come by the Hill Center on Saturday, June 21 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. or Monday, June 23 from 7:00 p.m to 9:00 p.m. to learn more. New to this project? Here’s an overview: Back in 2009, plans were presented by a design team led by […]

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Hill Buzz

March 4th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

DCist posted pictures of the progress of the renovation of the ceiling of Union Station’s Great Hall. JDLand reported that the ground breaking for the Lofts at Capitol Quarter will take place on March 5, and that a deal has been struck for a Homeward Suites Hotel at 50 M Street. In PoPville‘s Friday Question […]

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Saturday: Meeting with Rep. Norton on Proposed Virginia Ave Tunnel Expansion

November 22nd, 2013 · No Comments · Capitol Riverfront/ Near Southeast

From the Navy Yard Neighborhood Association: Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton has agreed to Navy Yard and Capitol Hill area residents’ requests to meet near the proposed Virginia Ave Tunnel (VAT) expansion construction site, this Saturday, November 23rd from 2 – 4 PM at the Arthur Capper Senior Apartments, at 900 5th Street SE.  It’s expected […]

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Get the Scoop on the Hippest Part of the Neighborhood

May 4th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Capitol Hill North, H Street, Near Northeast/Atlas District, Union Station/NOMA

I learned something surprising about myself when I moved to what was a moderately shady intersection of NE in 2001 — I like things to be surprising and a little edgy.  So as H Street has developed, with its burlesque dancers, intimate music venues and wide variety of ethnic and theme restaurants, I’ve been rewarded […]

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