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The week in vaguely real estate-related events. Got one to share? Drop me a line: ldepillis@washingtoncitypaper.com.


9:00 a.m. – ThinkBike workshops with Dutch bicycling experts to figure out how D.C. could become more bike-friendly. Council of Governments board room, 777 North Capitol Street.

10:00 a.m. – Council Committee on Government Operations and the Environment markup of the Food, Environmental, and Economic Development in the District of Columbia Act of 2010. Wilson Building, room 123.

Noon – Council Committee on Public Safety and the Judiciary Roundtable on status of construction at Consolidated Forensics Laboratory. Room 120.

6:30 p.m. – Zoning Commission hearing on comprehensive zoning review chapters on parking, bike parking, and loading. 441 4th Street NW.


11:00 a.m. – Council Committee of the Whole hearing on the Mt. Pleasant Small Area Plan. Wilson building, room 500.

12:30 p.m. – National Building Museum lecture on planning for rising sealevel in the San Francisco Bay.

5:30 p.m. – National Capital Planning Commission public session on the comprehending the Comprehensive Plan, with a focus on transportation. 401 9th Street, NW, Suite 500.

7:00 p.m. – Home Energy Workshop. Turkey Thicket Recreation Center, 1100 Michigan Avenue NE.


2:00 p.m. – Council Committee on Public Works and Transportation roundtable on the Streetcar Project Comprehensive Plan Approval Resolution of 2010. Wilson Building, Room 120.

6:30 p.m. – D.C. Housing Authority and DCRA host community meeting on group housing and blighted properties in Ward 7. Shadd Academy. 5601 East Capitol Street, SE.

7:00 p.m. – Second meeting on upper 14th Street revitalization. Kingsbury Day School, 5000 14th Street, NW in the Great Room.


10:00 a.m. – Commission on Fine Arts meeting. Southwest Waterfront, National Mall on the agenda.

10:00 a.m. – Historic Preservation Review Board meeting. Mt. Pleasant mansion, 2221 14th Street, Italian Embassy on the agenda.

6:00 p.m. – D.C. Building Industry Association panel about opportunities with Metro, featuring WMATA director of real estate Steven Goldin. National Press Club.


10:00 a.m. – Washington D.C. Economic Partnership Annual Meeting and Development Showcase. Monday’s the last day to register! Convention Center.


8:00 a.m. – Fannie Mae Walkathon for the Homeless.