From CM Cheh’s twitter thread last night:
“Today, I introduced legislation to create new rules for electronic scooter/bike operators, users, and @DDOTDC. The first tweets on the bill focused on one particular provision, while the legislation is actually a rather broad bill with many components. (This is a long thread)
Electric scooters and bicycles produce multiple benefits for the District: reducing congestion and our carbon footprint, plus they’re fun for users. However, with these benefits have come significant challenges. (more…)
Real Estate Fresh Finds is a weekly selection of newly-listed properties in the District, brought to you by Real Living At Home.
Featured Property of the Week: 3467 Holmead Place NW #3
3 BR/2 BA “beautiful modern D.C. penthouse” with 1,800+ square feet of living space on two levels features hardwood floors, large windows, high ceilings and contemporary finishes. The main level boasts a beautiful open layout with a gourmet kitchen with stone counters, stainless steel appliances and a huge island. The unit has a great master bedroom with a huge group of windows, a large walk-in closet and a luxurious master bathroom. The upper level has a quaint reading room with a wet bar that leads outside to the rooftop deck perfect for late summer nights, grilling, or maybe even fireworks if the weather is right.
Other Notable Fresh Listings:
- The Most Expensive Home of the Week is a 5 BR/5.5 BA Colonial with over 4,700 square feet and a massive backyard on Chain Bridge Road listed at the low price of $3.49M.
- “Newly renovated, fashionable mid-century [3 BR/1.5 BA] modern home in hot Deanwood.”
- Petworth row home with 3 BR/3.5 BA is a “new renovation with great space” including a high-end kitchen, 2 master sites, whirlpool bathtubs and a “deck with a view, patio below and enjoyable front porch.”
- Your Least Expensive Home of the Week is a renovated 2 BR/1 BA in Anacostia for $125k.
Photo by Bel St.John
“Love the new ped bump outs / traffic calming in Georgetown.
Photo at K St NW and Cecil Pl NW. Similar designs occur at about six intersections along K Street NW.”
via google maps
“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Second District announced an arrest has been made in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Bicycle) offense that occurred on Monday, June 24, 2019, in the 1100 block of 19th Street, Northwest.
At approximately 2:20 pm, the suspect and the victim were involved in a verbal altercation at the listed location. During the altercation, the suspect threatened the victim, struck the victim with a bicycle and made homophobic slurs towards the victim. (more…)
Connecticut and Ordway Street, NW
Ed. Note: I stopped by to get these photos yesterday and it was the biggest emergency response I have ever seen. These photos don’t do justice to how many responders where there. There were at least two ladder truck, 3 or 4 pumper trucks, multiple police cars, and other fire department vehicles.
Thanks to Eric for passing on from St. Arnold’s Cleveland Park & The Abbey yesterday:
“Hey everyone! Unfortunately there was a large fire at our Cleveland park location this afternoon.
We will be closed until further notice at Cleveland Park. (more…)
Photo by PoPville flickr user Tim Brown
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