Jonathan O'Connell

ReporterWashington, D.C.


Award winning battery maker puts down roots with the place that helped give it its start.

  • Jun 29, 2015

Lawmakers consider changes to the EB-5 immigrant investor program.

  • Jun 28, 2015

Nineteen buildings in the county are empty or emptying, and all are outside the beltway. What to do with them?

  • Jun 25, 2015

On 800 acres along Potomac River, magnate (and candidate) unveils course that will host 2017 senior PGA championship.

  • Jun 23, 2015

He may not be worth $9 billion, but he is putting $42 million of his own money into his hotel a few blocks from the White House.

  • Jun 19, 2015

After failed attempt to move to Carnegie Bldg., owners of spy museum seek public funds to relocate to L’Enfant Plaza.

  • Jun 16, 2015

  • Jun 15, 2015

Yes, Washington lost its 2024 bid. But an exclusive look inside the plan gives us a blueprint for how to transform the region anyway.

  • Jun 12, 2015

New data shows Virginia had no economic growth in 2014, ranking it 48th among states.

  • Jun 11, 2015

Metro’s chief financial officer says the agreement will ease the transit agency’s cash crunch.

  • May 13, 2015
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Jonathan O'Connell has covered land use and development in the Washington area for more than five years. His stories reflect the relationships between local communities and the built environment, whether it's the changing nature of suburbs, the value of walkability or what to do with the FBI headquarters. Jonathan is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and lives with his family in the District's Petworth neighborhood.
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