Thursday, August 1, 2019
Anacostia Residents Seek Development Without Displacement
Most D.C. neighborhoods are nearly unrecognizable from just a decade ago, with some notable exceptions, mostly East of the River. But while development may be slower-moving in Southeast, it’s happening all the same.
Last fall, a new sports and entertainment arena — home to the Mystics — opened in Congress Heights. And in the spring, a Busboys and Poets set up shop in Anacostia, becoming one of the only sit-down establishments in the historic neighborhood.
Read the rest of the article: https://wamu.org/story/19/07/31/development-without-displacement-anacostia-residents-on-a-changing-city/