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Design review reaches unprecedented heights of absurdity. [Current]

Tyrannical zoning rule gives theater a scare. [GGW]

Should activism impact the zoning process? [RPUS]

Glover Park furniture district? [PoP]

Condo conversion on Rock Creek Church Road. [Urbanturf]

Parcel 42 RFP issued, 5th and I stalled, Skyland starting early next year. [WBJ]

Snazzy new Brooklyn center for “urban science.” [NextAmericanCity]

What’s Mark Ein doing with Katherine Graham’s house? [CarolJoynt]

Stevens School will become office building. [WBJ]

Not sure Detroit has the same recovery engine as D.C., but there’s always hope. [DCist]

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