Posts Tagged ‘nikki peele’

About Those Anacostia Parking Meters

Yesterday blogger Nikki Peele wrote a long post on her blog, Congress Heights on the Rise, noting several problems with the installation of "new" parking meters in Anacostia.
Today, Peele noted, "It took less than 24 hours" for the District Department of Transportation to move on the meters.
In addition to rates being wrong—the meters charged the [...]

One Perspective on Racial Progress: “Hailing While Black”

Yes, D.C. resident Nikki Peele thinks race relations have improved and, yes, she would count herself among those African-Americans who see themselves as better off than they were five years ago. With optimism for still better things ahead. But. There's a but.
It involves the story of hailing a cab. And when she's done telling it, [...]