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NPS proposes CaBi stations for the Smithsonian Metro and near the Washington, Lincoln, Jefferson, and FDR/MLK memorials. (WABA) ... DC’s Bicycle Advisory Committee mapped the spots, but worries about the lack of stations east of 12th Street. Twitter
The Walmart CBA, however, is also entirely unenforceable, being “subject and contingent upon business conditions.” It includes provisions for job training and minority hiring but no wage or benefit requirements above the current legal minimums. Also, Walmart will not sell guns or ammunition. (Post) Twitter
Occupy protestors’ demands that the District revert the Franklin School to a homeless shelter may be an unsafe idea. The building’s extreme levels of lead and asbestos make it unsafe for human use. (City Paper) Twitter
The county wants to buy an office building in Courthouse for county offices and a homeless shelter. The move would permit Arlington to redevelop the Court Square West building into a more vibrant project. (Post) Twitter
Ehrlich blames everyone else
Former Maryland Gov. Bob Ehrlich blames his 2010 election loss on high turnout among the state’s black voters. He says he was unfairly associated with Tea Partiers and racists. (Post) Twitter