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Blogger tweets @DDOTDC to fix misspelled "Missouiri" Avenue street signs in Brightwood

Andray Baltche Blatche could probably empathize with Brightwood's plight this week. The Washington Wizards' forward wore a jersey that misspelled his last name a few days ago, while across town, a Missouri Avenue street sign crossing Ninth Street in northwest...

By Akeya Dickson  | March 4, 2011; 10:49 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (5)
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NW resident persists in getting danger tree cut

Who got it done: Pepco and the District Department of Transportation How long to fix it: 6 months The good news is that Pepco and DDOT don't go around cutting trees down all willy-nilly. The bad news is that it...

By Akeya Dickson  | February 28, 2011; 3:48 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Which way?

[This post has been updated] They Fixed It! DDOT fixed the signs on Feb. 3. Sign snafus in Northwest D.C. are flummoxing residents and passersby. Sean Wieland, a See Click Fix member, reported that a street sign in the Brightwood...

By Akeya Dickson  | February 3, 2011; 2:46 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Intersection gets proper crosswalk

Who got it done: Montgomery County Time to fix: 3 weeks As griper Lenonn, who describes him or herself as a "municipal avenger" recently reported, a repaving job on Apple Ave. near the corner of 2nd Ave. in Silver Spring...

By Washington Post Editors  | September 20, 2010; 3:07 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Fixed, Maryland  
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Dangerous intersection gets new safeguards

Who got it done: D.C. Department of Transportation How long to fix: 4 months Griper Adam Hall complained months ago about a particularly dangerous intersection in D.C.: New Jersey Ave. and I Street SE. "Because of the wide lanes, traffic...

By Washington Post Editors  | September 12, 2010; 6:16 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Eviction mess gets cleaned up

Who got it done: D.C. Department of Public Works Number of days to fix: Same day It's always sad to see someone's stuff scattered all over the sidewalk after an eviction. It can also be a big mess for neighbors...

By Washington Post Editors  | September 7, 2010; 5:33 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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