Posts Tagged ‘Voluntary Agreement’

Neighborhood Watch: No Voluntary Do-Overs in Georgetown

The Issue: Six Georgetown restaurants, including four along Washington Harbour, are trying to back out of their voluntary agreements with neighbors. The VAs, as they're often called in NIMBY circles, legally bind the operators to certain hours and methods of operation as a condition of their licenses to sell alcohol. Violations of these agreements tend to draw [...]

Neighborhood Watch: Disc Jockeys Irk Desk Jockeys in Dupont Circle

The Issue: The "thumping music" scene at Current Sushi, located at 1215 Connecticut Ave. NW,  might impress WaPo's "Going Out Guru" Fritz Hahn. But the desk jockeys next door are nonplussed.
The Feedback:  On Wednesday, the District's Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) board took the Dupont Circle sushi joint's owners to task for violating a voluntary agreement [...]