Posts Tagged ‘moratorium’

The Two Sides of Tax Lien Sales

In June, I profiled a house that's seen better days. The property, on Manor Place NW in Park View, has been boarded up for as long as anyone can remember. The city is unable to locate its owner, who appears to have died in 1988. He's listed on various documents as Irby L. Dickinson, Irby Dickenson, [...]

Where Those U Street Booze Moratorium Rumblings Are Coming From

The approximate proposed moratorium zone.

You may have heard that people are mobilizing against a potential future hard cap on liquor licenses in the U Street area. You may even know that such ideas have been floated before in these parts. Nowhere, however, did anyone talk about who was pushing it this time around.
Well, I found [...]