Posts Tagged ‘Michael Kelly’

Georgia Avenue Developer Sues City Over Inclusionary Zoning

A Georgia Avenue NW developer is suing city officials for depriving it of "any economically viable use of its property without providing any form of compensation whatsoever" as a result of the city's Inclusionary Zoning program.
The IZ program, which was passed by the D.C. Council in 2007 and took effect in 2009, requires developers of large [...]

Gray Snags Old Name For New Housing Chief

Seems like an odd time to be reinventing your mayoralty, with rumors about federal investigations hanging low over the Wilson Building. But today, Mayor Vince Gray has some good news: He's lured Michael Kelly, who served nine years as director of the D.C. Housing Authority before being tapped by its equivalent in New York City, [...]

Barry Pissed About the Departure of DC Housing Authority Director

Councilmember Marion Barry is angered by the departure of former D.C. Housing Authority head Michael Kelly. He's got no problem with Kelly. Instead, he's blaming a favorite target: The mayor.
The Washington Business Journal is reporting that Barry believes the board of the D.C. Housing Authority should have pushed harder to keep Kelly in his job [...]

D.C. Housing Authority Director Takes New York City Job

New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg has just announced he's grabbing one of the Washington's own, Michael Kelly, to head up public housing in New York City.
In mid September, Kelly announced he was leaving his post as executive director of the D.C. Housing Authority, a job which he'd held since 2000.
In Washington, he oversaw 8,000 [...]