Most Read: Local

Daily Gripe: August, 2011

Posted at 04:43 PM ET, 08/29/2011

Gripers report leafy victims of Hurricane Irene

Gripers submitted pictures of trees knocked down and around by Hurricane Irene.

By Akeya Dickson  |  04:43 PM ET, 08/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The District, Unfixed

Posted at 04:19 PM ET, 08/24/2011

Wilson Aquatics pool survey

Residents have until Sept. 9 to fill out an online survey about the polarizing pool lane lengths at Wilson Aquatics Center: 50 meters vs. 25.

By Akeya Dickson  |  04:19 PM ET, 08/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The District, Unfixed

Posted at 11:27 AM ET, 08/23/2011

Thirsty in Garfield Park

A griper reports a water fountain that’s not giving up any water.

By Akeya Dickson  |  11:27 AM ET, 08/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Unfixed, The District

Posted at 05:30 PM ET, 08/19/2011

Weekly round-up: wasps, soccer and weed update

We pulled together all of the resolved and soon-to-be -resolved issues from the past week.

By Akeya Dickson  |  05:30 PM ET, 08/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Weekend roundup, The District

Posted at 02:09 PM ET, 08/18/2011

Meridian Hill Park soccer, just fun or destructive?

A griper takes issue with team sports being played in the revitalized park in Columbia Heights. Do you?

By Akeya Dickson  |  02:09 PM ET, 08/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The District, Unfixed

Posted at 03:49 PM ET, 08/17/2011

Wasps are nothing to play with

A griper reports wasps in a Chevy Chase playground that have driven children away from the sandbox.

By Akeya Dickson  |  03:49 PM ET, 08/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The District, Unfixed

Posted at 01:17 PM ET, 08/16/2011

Speed bump in Arlington? Not quite.

A griper is frustrated by what he thinks is a speed bump in Arlington County.

By Akeya Dickson  |  01:17 PM ET, 08/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Virginia, Fixed

Posted at 12:58 PM ET, 08/15/2011

They’re fixing it: Weed-be-gone

A griper’s complaint about weeds results in much-needed sprucing up on K Street.

By Akeya Dickson  |  12:58 PM ET, 08/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Fixed, The District

Posted at 02:32 PM ET, 08/12/2011

Weekly round-up: what you might’ve missed

We pulled together all of the resolved and soon-to-be -resolved issues from the past week.

By Akeya Dickson  |  02:32 PM ET, 08/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Weekend roundup

Posted at 01:21 PM ET, 08/11/2011

Red light, green light: Arlington fixes light cycle

New equipment has been ordered to address motorcycle and bike detection at an Arlington County intersection.

By Akeya Dickson  |  01:21 PM ET, 08/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Virginia, Fixed

Posted at 04:39 PM ET, 08/10/2011

Weeds line K Street in northwest

Griper recommends that weeds sprouting up along K Street are ‘sprayed and killed.’

By Akeya Dickson  |  04:39 PM ET, 08/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The District, Unfixed | Tags:  weeds, K Street

Posted at 12:11 PM ET, 08/09/2011

Parking tickets, a staple of the District

Capitol Hill or Dupont Circle, where's the best place to get one of drivers’ biggest headaches — a parking ticket.

By Akeya Dickson  |  12:11 PM ET, 08/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The District, Fixed | Tags:  parking, tickets

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 08/08/2011

50 meters vs. 25 meters: Which side of the lane are you?

Competitive and recreational swimmers disagree on how long lanes should be at Wilson Aquatic Center.

By Akeya Dickson  |  12:55 PM ET, 08/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The District, Unfixed

Posted at 03:31 PM ET, 08/05/2011

D.C. can be so trashy sometimes

Gripers snap pics of trash throughout the city.

By Akeya Dickson  |  03:31 PM ET, 08/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The District, Unfixed

Posted at 10:57 PM ET, 08/04/2011

Escalators at Union Station frustrate commuters

Metro has been working on the escalators at its busiest station since last year, riders are ready for them to be up and running.

By Akeya Dickson  |  10:57 PM ET, 08/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The District, The District | Tags:  Metro, escalators, Union Station

Posted at 04:59 PM ET, 08/01/2011

District parking amnesty starts today

Pre-2010 ticket holders have two weeks to fill out a form and pay for parking offenses sans penalities.

By Akeya Dickson  |  04:59 PM ET, 08/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Fixed, The District

 

© 2011 The Washington Post Company