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D.C. Wire Archive: Columbia Heights

Need a Social Security number to drive? Maybe not in D.C.

Two D.C. Council members have introduced a bill to allow drivers licenses to be issued to residents who cannot provide a social security number, which could make it easier for undocumented immigrants to drive around the city.

By Tim Craig  | January 18, 2011; 1:43 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (37)
Categories:  Columbia Heights, D.C. Council, D.C. Democrats & Republicans, Jim Graham, Tim Craig  
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Fenty gets warm reception in Columbia Heights

Mayor Adrian A. Fenty joined Council member Jim Graham (D-Ward 1) in Columbia Heights for the second time in as many days to mark the beginning of a $700,000 facade improvement project for 13 businesses in the the 1400 block of Park Road. The area is surrounded by Target,...

By Nikita R Stewart  | July 21, 2010; 1:14 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (17)
Categories:  2010 District Election, Columbia Heights, Jim Graham, Nikita Stewart, Vincent C. Gray  
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Williams supports Fenty and Graham

Former Mayor Anthony A. Williams joined Mayor Adrian M. Fenty and Council member Jim Graham Tuesday morning in Columbia Heights for the unveiling of a commemorative plaque in honor of all three of them and the nonprofit that helped make DCUSA possible. But the event in the lobby of the...

By Nikita R Stewart  | July 20, 2010; 12:14 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (21)
Categories:  2010 District Election, Columbia Heights, D.C. Council, Jim Graham, Nikita Stewart, Vincent C. Gray  
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Fenty Praises Graham for Work on Columbia Heights

Mayor Adrian M. Fenty (D) praised D.C. Council member Jim Graham (D-Ward 1) at a public event in Columbia Heights this morning, even as Graham continues to be battered with questions over last week's arrest of his chief of staff. Fenty and Graham both attended the grand opening of...

By Washington Post Editors  | September 28, 2009; 12:40 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (12)
Categories:  City Life, Columbia Heights, D.C. Council, Economic Development, Mayor Fenty, Tim Craig  | Tags:  jim graham  
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What About Us Small Guys?

The opening of the DC USA mall on 14th Street, with big draws like Target, brought with it the promise from District officials that the city would give some spruce-up money to small ethnic neighborhood businesses that have long catered to multicultural Columbia Heights. Want some yuca con mojo...

By Sylvia Moreno  | March 21, 2008; 7:18 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Columbia Heights, Economic Development, Sylvia Moreno  
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