Hallelujah! Movement at North Capitol Firehouse in Bloomingdale

Thanks to a reader for sending a brief update from the Bloomingdale blog from owner Brian Brown:

“Historic signed off on the architectural design of the replacement garage doors yesterday and those are being ordered.

Look for the ABRA application to come up in one of the next couple of ANC meetings.”

I also noticed some permits had gone up at 1626 North Capitol Street, NW:

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Back in July we learned after an ANC meeting that it hoped to become:

“Restaurant consist of 3 levels. lounge, banquet hall and restaurant. Late night menu will go until 2am, they will also offer Sunday brunch.”

The permits deal with demo and window replacement. More info as construction progresses.

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