Metro seems unsure of what the foul smell in some of its stations is. Theories run from sewer gas to brake pads, but it’s possible the unknown smell could represent a health risk. (Examiner) Twitter
Teens imagine recreation bridge
DC teenagers brainstorm ways to use the proposed 11th Street recreation bridge. Their ideas include food trucks, hotels, waterfalls, water filtration, and a playground. (Post) Twitter
Big BRT or big lanes?
An MWCOG study envisions a 500 mile BRT system stretching from Frederick to Prince William County, but it would mainly involve a massive and expensive expansion of highway lanes. Twitter
Green roofs get more green
Green roofs can be good for the environment, but they can also be good for the pocketbook for DC residents, as they are eligible for rebates from fees related to stormwater runoff. (Post) Twitter