Muriel Bowser is tied with or maybe slightly ahead of Mayor Gray for the Democratic nomination for mayor, 2 new polls find. The Washington Post found Bowser at 30% to Gray’s 27%, with Tommy Wells 3rd at 14%. NBC’s poll places Bowser at 28%, Gray 26%, Wells 11%.
A hospital at St. Elizabeths?
As a replacement for the money-losing United Medical Center, Mayor Gray will propose a new $3 million
Maryland leaders aren’t all unified about putting the FBI at Greenbelt; some would like to see it at the Landover Mall (which isn’t as close to Metro). … Developers want to build mixed-use at Navy Yard and Morgan Boulevard and residential at Grosvenor, but nobody wanted to build at Fort Totten. (WBJ)
College Park bikeshare on hold
Capital Bikeshare stations planned for the University of Maryland campus and College Park are on hold indefinitely: since Bixi declared bankruptcy, it’s not possible to buy new bikes and stations. (The Diamondback)