The council voted unanimously on Tuesday to seize oversight of Events DC and the Commission on Arts and Humanities from Evans’ authority as chair of the Finance Committee.
A move to amend short term rental rules in D.C. is making its way through the city council. The effort would create a scheme for licensing the rentals, allow the rentals to take place only in a homeowner’s primary residence and limit the rentals to a total of 90 days a year.
The Humane Rescue Alliance recently snapped portraits of D.C. Council members posing with their four-legged pals. See photos.
A spiraling controversy over anti-Semitic comments and conspiracy theories has roiled the D.C. government, seemingly getting worse with every public attempt to ease the tensions.
Under the $14.5 billion budget D.C.’s mayor unveiled, D.C. would raise a handful of taxes to come up with a large chunk of the $178.5 million it would owe Metro each year. Uber and Lyft would be among those taxed.
A new contract under consideration by the D.C. Council this week includes 9 percent raises over three years for D.C. teachers. The contract is on the council’s Tuesday agenda.
“A lot of people find (the lights) very disorienting. They also worry about interruption of sleep cycles with that blue light,” D.C. Council member Mary Cheh said.
WASHINGTON – Distracted driving could cost more than just a ticket if a new bill proposed in the D.C. City Council becomes law. The bill, introduced by Council Chairman Phil Mendelson, would cost repeat offenders their…
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.