The city scaled back the plans announced by Mayor Vincent C. Gray at Brown's May 2012 funeral.
"Water Pylons" didn't hold up to the elements and began peeling after just a few months.
The D.C. Council member is the second to reject city plans to locate a cahrter tour bus lot in Ivy City.
The Ward 5 council member said he prefers "a proposal that invests in the wellbeing of Ivy City residents."
Vincent Gray rejects the suggestion his administration is trying to move poor residents out of town.
Adams Morgan neighborhood leaders want a new name for the neighborhood's southern areas to stick.