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Archive for February, 2018

North Dupont Circle ~ continued from February 2018 issue pdf page 1

eastward and 14 Street north to U and South to Thomas Circle began hopping. Then 7th and 9th Streets, anchored by Mt. Vernon Square with the Convention Center with its premier Marriott Marquis Hotel and the Captal One Arena (formerly known as the Verizon Center) became a focus. More recently, Union Market in Eckington a […]

Community Forum ~ continued from February 2018 issue pdf page 3

Appendix 1. DC Water Chronology: 1972 US Federal Clean Water Act is enacted. 1973 Congress approves “Limited Home Rule” transferring responsibility, but little funding, for the city’s 100-year old Combined Sewer System (CSS), built by the US Army Corps of Engineers transferred to DC government. During heavy rains, CSS outflows of raw sewage and pollutants […]

Making Washington’s “Swampoodle”: Irish Neighborhood in the Tiber Valley

To view images full size & high resolution, left click on each By Matthew B. Gilmore* As 2017 drew to a close, the winning name for the new park in NoMa at 3rd and L Streets, NE was Swampoodle. This curious, antiquated, whimsical name, quite literally from the mists of DC history, had won the […]