The Historic Preservation Review Board named Spingarn High School a historic landmark. It’s unclear if the designation will slow down plans for a streetcar barn on the site of the school. (City Paper) Twitter
A new memoir from Michelle Rhee effusively defends her work and praises Adrian Fenty, but under Kaya Henderson, this year’s school closings are a lot less contentious than when Rhee ran the show. (City Paper) Twitter
Can Amtrak ever satisfy Congress?
Amtrak is reorganizing itself to try to please skeptical House Republicans. What about also loosening outdated FRA rules and letting Amtrak choose its long-distance routes? (Streetsblog) Twitter