Arlington approved the Columbia Pike streetcar in a late-night County Board session. Having selected the streetcar as the “locally preferred option,” Arlington can now seek funding for the project. (BeyondDC)
DC’s Housing authority has announced a policy review after news that Mayor Gray’s 2010 campaign used a list of public housing residents. It is not yet clear how the campaign acquired the list. (Post)
Georgetown University comes downtown
Georgetown University has found a location for a satellite campus downtown, near Mount Vernon Square. The new campus will house Georgetown’s 1,100-student School of Continuing Studies. (Georgetown Metropolitan)
Groupon kills business?
Back Alley Waffles, a restaurant in Shaw, claims that it was put out of business by Groupon, which took too long in reimbursing the waffle restaurant for a discount run by Groupon. (DCist)