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Innovations in the U.S. capital region are changing food supply chains and bringing fresh fruits and vegetables to 'food deserts'.
Neal Peirce August 25, 2017
Local-level climate initiatives would be at particular risk.
Gregory Scruggs March 23, 2017

The sweeping ban on single-use containers is designed to protect waterways and wildlife, the Washington City Paper and WJLA-TV report.

January 4, 2016

A public-private partnership and gradual rollout were essential, one of the creators of the program writes in Governing

October 29, 2015
Washington, D.C., Kansas City, Nairobi and Mexico City are preparing to launch the "GovCombinator."
Christopher Swope June 26, 2015

After a visit to Japan, Maryland’s new governor is keen on high-speed trains, the Washington Post reports. 

June 12, 2015

Inspired by New York’s High Line, the 11th Street Bridge Project would connect Washington, D. C.’s downtown with an African-American neighborhood left out of the city’s boom, Governing reports.  

January 8, 2015

Rules require new and refurbished residential buildings to offer one bicycle parking spot for every three units, Wash Cycle reports.

December 11, 2014

The four proposals for Washington, D. C.’s version of the High Line feature stirring designs and space for markets, events and recreation, Urbanful reports. 

September 18, 2014

The successful restoration of a waterfront district in D. C.’s Anacostia neighborhood could be a model for developing cities, the World Bank says. 

July 2, 2014

Driven by budget woes and guided by hackers, city governments are experimenting with open data as a low-cost way to reach citizens, Roll Call reports. 

June 24, 2014

The U. S. capital has a healthy mix of walkable environs both in its downtown and in outlying suburbs, according to Smart Growth America.

June 18, 2014

The retail chain known for big-box suburban supercenters is building a Metro-accessible location in Washington, D. C. topped with apartments, Architectural Record reports.

April 28, 2014

Planned greenhouse in the U. S. capital will grow produce for local markets, food banks, Fast Company reports. 

April 18, 2014
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