The Old Dominion Boat Club in Alexandria has lost their court battle over use of a public alley near the city's waterfront. The city will now lease part of the alley to Virtue Feed & Grain, a restaurant that petitioned to use the space for outdoor seating.
The District will build a $5 million pavilion at the St. Elizabeth's Hospital campus that will provide for a place for restaurants, a farmers market and other vendors to serve the new officies going in there.
Amid fanfare over the many new and renovated libraries around the District, debate continues over what to do with the historic Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, designed by modern master Mies van der Rohe.
The first major redevelopment for Arlington's Crystal City neighborhood was approved by the county board this week, and soon, an old office building will be demolished to make room for a new 24-story building.
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