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Columbia Height Plaza Completed and Looks Great! Don’t Forget What it Looked Like Only 7 Years Ago

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Thanks to a reader for sending a new birdseye look at the plaza. We’ve been following this development closely, and whatever frustration and/or delay there has been I think most of us can agree that it came out great and is certainly a fantastic addition to the neighborhood. Even the solar trees can look awesome:

looking up
Photo by PoPville flickr user cacophony76

It can be hard to imagine this happening 10 years ago. I was lucky enough to have a reader send some photos from 7 years ago. I don’t think anyone can deny that this is progress:

kenyon and 14th #1

Lots more photos of the area from 7 years ago after the jump.

giant

Current location of the Giant grocery store above.

14th

14th Street, NW

target

Current location of Target

irving looking at 14th

Irving Street, NW looking towards 14th.

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