Archive for the ‘public safety’ Category

National Zoo entrance on Connecticut Avenue

Photo by Diane S Murphy

The District Department of Transportation has halted pedestrian-based enhancements to Connecticut Avenue NW, an organizer of the group pushing for the improvements said. (more…)


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Medium Rare robbery

Police respond to the robbery at Medium Rare. Photo by MikeScarcella.

An unidentified armed robber stole money from Cleveland Park’s Medium Rare early Saturday morning, less than two weeks after the restaurant opened its doors. (more…)

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Street lights

The city will install this model of street light in Cleveland Park. Photo courtesy of DDOT.

The District Department of Transportation will replace the street lights in one of Cleveland Park’s commercial areas this summer with lights that have a historic appearance. (more…)

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DC Water General Manager George Hawkins speaks at a tour of a water facility

DC Water General Manager George Hawkins. Photo by erin m.

Ward 3 Councilmember Mary Cheh and DC Water will hold a town hall meeting about water issues Tuesday at the University of the District of Columbia. (more…)

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The mother of a John Eaton Elementary School student hit by a driver in a Cleveland Park crosswalk has asked the city to punish drivers more strictly for hitting pedestrians. (more…)

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The Klingle Valley Bridge on Connecticut Avenue

Photo by NCinDC

Four citizens associations will join to host a forum about Connecticut Avenue Northwest pedestrian safety initiatives Tuesday in Cleveland Park. (more…)

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A federal grand jury indicted two Metropolitan Police Department officers Friday for allegedly taking $10,000 in protection money from Calvert Woodley Wines & Spirits after it was robbed. (more…)

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