Are strip clubs good neighbors?
Residents of Ivy City are challenging licenses for strip clubs in their neighborhood, alleging they violate zoning laws. Harry Thomas Jr, whose ward includes Ivy City, supports the businesses. (WAMU) Twitter
Scandals complicate economic development pick
Kwame Brown has until July 15 to pick a new Economic Development chair, but so many other members have ethical troubles. Vincent Orange wants it, but that’s a bad idea. (Examiner) Twitter
Too many boards and commissions?
There are a lot of boards and commissions largely or even entirely empty in DC. A Council committee has recommended getting rid of many of them. It’s a good idea. (City Paper) Twitter