Posts Tagged ‘h street streetcar’

The Needle: Tracking Progress

Phew: Rest assured, bikes will be allowed to ride on the H Street NE streetcar lane once it starts operating. +5
This House Is on Fire: Washington Firehouse Restaurant, which is housed in a three-story historic firehouse, opens tonight in Bloomingdale. +2

District Line Daily: Streetcars’ Slow Roll

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D.C. streetcar operators navigated the new vehicles through obstructions and incoming threats along H Street and Benning Road NE during [...]

H Street NE Organization to Run Free Pedicabs Along Streetcar Route

The long-delayed H Street NE streetcar still isn't running. But, for now, the H Street Main Street organization has a solution: run pedicabs decorated as streetcars along the empty tracks.
To celebrate the eventual launch of the streetcar route, H Street Main Street, which promotes business development along the corridor, will offer free pedicab rides from Union Station to [...]

District Line Daily: Will DHS Make It to St. E’s?

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The planned construction of a massive Homeland Security headquarters at the old St. Elizabeths' campus, which was [...]

District Line Daily: Fewer Homeless

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The results of a recent count of the city's homeless on a single night found the [...]

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