Union Station in the Post: Raw Fisher reports that Union Station’s movie theater will close, rumors of which we discussed in July. And Dr. Gridlock posts a letter wondering why pedestrians aren’t hit more often in Columbus Circle; Gridlock mentions the circle’s planned redesign.
Dupont ANC to reconsider 1433 T approval: ANC 2B will be holding a special meeting on Monday, September 22, 7:30 pm at the Resource Center, 9 Dupont Circle. The Commission will reconsider their previous approval of the proposed modifications to 1433 T in light of tenant abuse allegations.
Teacher proposal exposes generation gap: Younger teachers generally support Michelle Rhee’s proposed incentive pay structure for teachers, while older ones by and large oppose it, writes Slate; this mirrors similar debates elsewhere. (Tip: Joel)
Peters: bike trails not transportation: Mary Peters still hates bike trails, and her plans to reduce traffic congestion call not for adding more of these ways to get around without driving, but rather for cutting any “wasteful” expenditures on trails. Jim DeMint (R-SC) also criticized Barack Obama for voting for bicycle paths. (WashCycle)