The nation's capital is hoping to increase the funding support offered to households through the Home Purchase Assistance Program to help more people afford the critical first step of buying a home.
Jan 17, 2016 Greater Greater Washington
Big things are expected from planners in Northern Virginia this year.
Jan 14, 2016 Greater Greater Washington
The D.C. Zoning Commission will be the first to consider staff recommendations for adjustments to District's inclusionary zoning policy.
Jan 13, 2016 Greater Greater Washington
Compared to other countries, building mass transit in the United States has proven significantly more expensive. But why? And how do we fix this?
Jan 10, 2016 Greater Greater Washington
Rhetoric from both sides of the issue is on display as Washington, D.C. considers a new law allowing bike riders to treat stop signs as yield signs.
Dec 10, 2015 Greater Greater Washington
An exhibit at the National Building Museum showcases the work of teens in city planning and design. It's just one recent example of innovative programs to get youth involved in the process of engaging with their communities.
Oct 6, 2015 Greater Greater Washington
A proposal to design a park at the 11th Street Bridge between Capitol Hill and Historic Anacostia includes a through study of how the new park can connect two neighborhoods without leaving anyone behind.
Sep 23, 2015 Greater Greater Washington
An ongoing planning study by Events DC, commenced by a previous mayoral administration, could conflict with the desire of the current mayor for the site of RFK Stadium
Sep 18, 2015 Greater Greater Washington
A post on Greater Greater Washington laments the lack of options coming online in Washington, D.C.'s housing boom—new housing is only of the most expensive variety.
Sep 12, 2015 Greater Greater Washington
Open data can be a powerful tool for illustrating the risks to public safety that will have to be overcome as more cities adopt Vision Zero initiatives.
Sep 8, 2015 Greater Greater Washington