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The Trump hotel opened in the Old Post Office building last September, but some contractors still haven't been paid for their work. Three local companies have filed liens against the Trump Organization, seeking over $5 million in unpaid fees. (Post)Twitter
The short-term proposal for redeveloping the site of RFK Stadium include a lot of new green space, a Union Market-style commerce area, a recreation complex with multipurpose fields, and three pedestrian and bike bridges. Longer term, it'll get a Robert F. Kennedy memorial. (UrbanTurf)Twitter
It's a classic tale: Developers in Blagden Alley got an exemption from building 62 parking spaces. Neighbors sued. The DC Court of Appeals rejected the exemption, saying the project didn't meet the definition of "exceptional." (UrbanTurf)Twitter
A high-rise planned for downtown Bethesda could be not only the tallest structure in the city, but also the future headquarters for Marriott, which is moving 3,500 employees downtown once its lease finishes in 2022. (WBJ)Twitter
During World War I, the federal government built temporary office spaces, or "tempos," mostly around the Mall. Meant to last only 15 years, some weren't torn down until 1970. One still stands by the Tidal Basin, if you want to see the relic for yourself. (Post)Twitter