Tag: public hearing

Council denies Karig Estates appeals

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Council voted to move forward with a development project known as Karig Estates, despite the protests of residents, environmentalists and...

Council votes at public hearing to reduce parking

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] City council voted at its public hearing Saturday to affirm a planning commission recommendation that will establish minimum and maximum...

Controversial topics slated for council hearing

By Denise Dunbar and Missy Schrott Although at 14 items the docket is fairly slim, Saturday’s city council public hearing is shaping up to be...

Council endorses priorities for Cameron Run Park

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] At its monthly public hearing on Saturday, city council took a massive step forward in the Cameron Run Regional Park...

City councilors discuss DASH upgrades, controversial paint at legislative meeting

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] City councilors discussed a wide range of issues at their Tuesday night legislative meeting, including the General Assembly legislative agenda,...

Planning commission OKs contentious site plan change

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Residents expressed environmental concerns about a development project proposed for a several-acre plot behind the Beth El Hebrew Congregation at...

Local democrats urge city council to increase salaries

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] City council spent the majority of its public hearing on Saturday deliberating a Potomac Yard/Potomac Greens small area plan amendment...

Letter to the Editor: Government ethics is about institutional integrity

To the editor: I am writing to thank and commend you for your editorial, “An amended call for an ombudsman,” following up on your call...

City council approves new West End elementary school

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] The planned West End elementary school at 1701 and 1705 N. Beauregard St. passed its biggest hurdle at a public hearing...

New details on Whole Foods’ Old Town in-store restaurant expansion

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] Revisions for the planned restaurant at Whole Foods’ Old Town location, including extended hours and liquor by the glass, was approved by city...