The latest complication for the H Street/Benning Road streetcar line: Chris L. Jenkins reports at The Root DC that Kingman Park residents are pushing back on the notion of siting a car barn near Spingarn High School. “This is an industrial use they want to put in a residential neighborhood,” said one longtime resident. But transportation officials insist the community impacts will be minimal.
In other news:
D.C. United nears short-term RFK lease extension, but still no movement on new stadium deal (Soccer Insider)
Abdul Kamus, figure in taxicab bribery probe, will serve a year in prison (AP)
K Street, “the medulla oblongata of Washington” (Post)
Developers’ new white whale: Covington & Burling (Capital Business)
Sulaimon Brown traffic trial delayed to March (D.C. Wire)