A majority of DC councilmembers apparently support raising taxes on incomes over $350,000 to restore the municipal bond exemption for bonds people already own. Many felt taxing them amounted to a retroactive tax and would hurt retirees. (Post)
80% of DC’s top-rated teachers agreed to pay raises in exchange for giving up some but not all of their job security. (Examiner)
Fiona vs. Jack?
McKinsey consultant Fiona Grieg is considering running against Jack Evans. (City Paper) … Alan Suderman initially gave me credit for recruiting her, but as the update says, running was her idea. GGW contributors and readers will also hear publicly from all candidates before making any endorsements.
A Maryland resident wants to send DC a bill for the impact of bumpy roads on her car. Perhaps DC could send her a bill for contributing to road maintenance, since she pays no DC taxes on her DC income. (RPUS)
Miami Park(ing) Day organizer arrested
A Park(ing) Day event in Miami, with the support of the local parking authority, went well… until a police officer arrested one of the organizers for not cleaning up fast enough after. (Transit Miami via Streetsblog)