3319 Connecticut Avenue, NW

From an email:

“Come and join us Thursday, August 27th for a tap takeover with Maryland’s RAR Brewing! Starting at 6pm our taps will be all RAR including Grapefruit Necta IPA, Jackson County Blackberry Saison, Groove City Hefe, Bucktown Brown Ale, Checkpoint Pale Ale, Minelayer Sasion and the Bottom Feeder Blonde. All beers will be $7 all night long with one of the owners JT Merryweather hand to talk shop and answer questions. Hope to see you all then to help us say sayonara to summer by tasting what is fast becoming the best brewery in the state of Maryland. And ain’t the beer cold!”

Photo by PoPville flickr user Jennifer Crawford

From DDOT:

“The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will host a public meeting for the Klingle Valley Trail Project in Ward 3 on Thursday, August 20, from 6:30 pm to 8 pm. The project will convert Klingle Road NW between Cortland Place and Porter Street into a pedestrian and bicycle trail using green infrastructure components such as permeable pavement and bioretention ponds. The project will also restore eroded segments of Klingle Creek and rebuild drainage structures along the trail. At this meeting DDOT will review the project timeline, construction phasing, and key design components based on feedback previously gathered from community stakeholders.

Klingle Road NW was closed between Cortland Place NW and Porter Street NW following a severe flood event in 1991. The Klingle Valley Trail will provide safe public access to this section of Rock Creek Park for the first time in 25 years.

District Department of Transportation

Thursday, August 20 at 6:30-8 pm

Cleveland Park Public Library
3310 Connecticut Ave NW”

3446 Connecticut Avenue Northwes

This rental is located at 3446 Connecticut Avenue, Northwest. The listing says:

“Unbelievable location! Less than one block from the Cleveland Park Metro. Restaurants, movie theater, cafes at your door! This unit has hardwood floors and is located on the quiet side of the building.”


You can see more photos here.

This 1 bed/1 bath is going for $1,725/Mo.


A reader sends from Cleveland Park. We spoke about Car2Go and “a breach of residential etiquette?” in Shepherd Park back in July of last year. As best I can tell this note says:

“Please do not Block Park in front of my house. I am expecting people from several embassies. Thanks.”

Does Car2Go and/or District government need to do some better outreach explaining how it works?

3319 Connecticut Avenue, NW

From an email:

“Join us at Nannys Thursday June 18th from 7-9pm as we host New Belgium Lead Brewer Pat Murfin and the DC Homebrewers. Pat, hired at New Belgium in 2001 and a former homebrew store owner from South Carolina, and moderators John Fleury of DCist & Aaron Morrisey of DC Beer will field questions from the audience on topics ranging from brewing in small spaces to the production of sour and hoppy beers. On tap will be the rarely seen on the East Coast Sunshine Wheat, the venerable Fat Tire, Summer seasonal Snapshot Wheat, easy drinking Slow Ride Session IPA, the sour brown behemoth La Folie, hoppy Ranger IPA, and a little bit of both of the last two in the form of Hop Tart. Additionally there will be a homebrew IPA competition with guest judges and prizes for the top 3 winners. Hop(e)m to see you then!”

2911 Newark Street Northwest

This rental is located at 2911 Newark Street, Northwest. The listing says:

“Your chance to live just a block from metro in a stunning Art Deco building in vibrant Cleveland Park. Open floor plan accented by huge warehouse windows shine natural light on stylish finishes including hardwood floors, granite, SS appliances, glass-tile backsplash, combo w/d, and breakfast bar. Pet friendly. Hurry! Security deposits range from $250-$500.”

2911 Newark Street Northwest inside

You can see more photos here.

This studio is going for $1500/Mo.