Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity

The Daily Gripe Archive: The Daily Gripe

Pump your brakes: 15 parking tix on 15th St. today

The District Department of Transportation shouted out the District Department of Public Works on Twitter for distributing 15 parking tickets in downtown DC today. "@DDOTDC Thx to all who reported the vehicles parked in the 15th St Bike Lanes. @DCDPW...

By Akeya Dickson  | March 11, 2011; 4:24 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  The Daily Gripe, The District  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

(Try to) stay in your lane

Drivers approaching Rhode Island Avenue on 38th Street might be flummoxed to find a roadway that looks like it could be one lane is actually two. The stretch of road doesn't have any white lines dividing the lane in half,...

By Akeya Dickson  | March 10, 2011; 3:29 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Maryland, The Daily Gripe, Unfixed  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

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)
Categories:  Fixed, The Daily Gripe, The District  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

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)
Categories:  Fixed, The Daily Gripe, The District  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Commuter Alert: Sherman Avenue now one lane

Sherman Avenue is getting a makeover. Starting Jan. 10, the thoroughfare near Columbia Heights and the U Street corridor has been reduced to one lane in both directions between Barry Place and Fairmont Street. When the project is done there...

By Akeya Dickson  | January 24, 2011; 7:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  The Daily Gripe, The District  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Arlington pavers give one man hospital bills

Sometimes the pretty trees that line streets are a hazard. That is the case of a tree in front of 4610 North Fairfax Dr. in Arlington. The roots have pushed through the brick paver sidewalk and caused injury to at...

By Christy Goodman  | December 22, 2010; 3:21 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  The Daily Gripe, Unfixed, Virginia  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Older Entries in This Category »

Bumpy ride in Arlington, Christy Goodman , November 22, 2010
 
RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2011 The Washington Post Company