District of Columbia

December 26, 2001, 11am PST
A $4 million project to install global positioning technology on buses to improve puntuality and safey will be the first of its kind.
The Washington Post
December 24, 2001, 4am PST
Congress passed the year's biggest environmental bill, giving states up to $200 million a year to clean up 500,000 polluted industrial sites.
Associated Press
December 13, 2001, 7am PST
A columnist raises a warning that a joint APA-HUD 'growth blueprint' is an effort to centralize land use control by the federal government. (Link corrected.)
Accuracy In Media
December 7, 2001, 11am PST
Commercial real estate market in Washington D.C. has low vacancy rates.
The Washington Post
November 26, 2001, 11am PST
D.C. officials envision a new "trendy" neighborhood with housing, theatres, and supermarkets.
The Washington Post
November 21, 2001, 9am PST
The Housing Act of 2001 for the first time would commit a percentage of tax revenue to D.C.'s Housing Production Trust Fund.
The Washington Post
November 21, 2001, 8am PST
A hodge podge of security installations and congestion from street closures, are damaging the local economic and moral health of the nation's capitol.
The Washington Post
November 15, 2001, 4am PST
This editorial recommends that before considering a fare increase, Metro should try to generate more state and local support.
The Washington Post
November 11, 2001, 10am PST
Washington D.C. official envision a waterfront and parks along the banks of the Anacostia River.
The Washington Post
November 7, 2001, 9am PST
The real estate market in Washington D.C. remains strong even during a national recession.
The Washington Post
November 6, 2001, 11am PST
APA's biweekly update on legislative and public policy issues.
American Planning Association
October 23, 2001, 8am PDT
Moynihan's Trojan-horse proposal for Pennsylvania Avenue went far beyond recommendations for new office space.
Urban Land Magazine
October 13, 2001, 5am PDT
Experts say real estate in Washington D.C. faces a serious economic risk in the aftermath of the Sept. 11th terrorist attacks.
October 9, 2001, 1pm PDT
Roger K. Lewis writes about the importance of striking a balance between implementing security measures and "preserving an accessible and thriving urban community."
The Washington Post
October 8, 2001, 10am PDT
Home to 91 museums and with several new projects underway, Washington D.C. is the nation's "City of Museums."
The Christian Science Monitor
October 4, 2001, 12pm PDT
The Bus Rapid Transit systems generally had lower capital costs per milethan the Light Rail systems in the cities reviewed.
U.S. General Accounting Office
October 3, 2001, 2pm PDT
A $756 million convention center and hotel is being constructed in Washington D.C. even as the hotel industry faces an uncertain future.
The Washington Post
October 2, 2001, 11am PDT
The Washington area commuting experience -- already one of the worst in the nation -- has deteriorated after the terrorists attacks.
The Washington Post
September 22, 2001, 9am PDT
The Washington region's rapid growth calls for strict parking and traffic policies. Experts provide advice for developers.
Washington Business Journal
September 17, 2001, 10am PDT
The Washington region does not meet air quality standards. Phil Mendelson outlines the sacrifices required to improve air quality.
The Washington Post