The Council thinks the mayor's office is "thumbing the nose at the legislative branch" on the stadium deal.
Posts Tagged ‘New Communities’
The last developer failed to deliver. Today, the Housing Authority announced its latest attempt at an overhaul of the troubled complex.
The city has stumbled in overhauling aging low-income housing complexes. Can a developer succeed?
Six years after the Temple Courts public housing complex was demolished, a new building opens to replace some of its units.
What's the matter with the New Communities program? A lot, according to a report commissioned by the city.
Four development groups discussed their backgrounds with a sleepy crowd.
Last week, I met Adrianne Todman for an activity she wouldn’t have advised 10 or 15 years ago: a walk around the Park Morton public-housing complex in the Park View neighborhood, just off Georgia Avenue NW.
“Park was a tough, tough site,” recalls Todman, the executive director of the D.C. Housing Authority. “I would not have [...]
Two months after terminating its arrangement with the development team it had selected to turn the aging Park Morton public housing complex into a mixed-income neighborhood, the city is seeking a new developer to complete the project.
This week, the D.C. Housing Authority released a request for proposals for a new developer to overhaul the complex, [...]
The Barry Farm public housing complex near Anacostia could soon be transformed into a mixed-income community with more than 1,500 housing units, if the team seeking to redevelop the site is able to realize the plans it submitted last week.
It's a big "if." Barry Farm is among the public housing projects the city is trying [...]
The slow pace of the development of the former Arthur Capper/Carrollsburg public housing complex in what's now the Capitol Riverfront neighborhood has been the source of much frustration for some former residents. The 707 public housing units torn down in the mid-2000s were supposed to have been replaced by now with an equal number of [...]