H Street Covered by Area Probe

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Learn more about the amazing progress that H Street is making. USA Today has ranked H Street among the top 10 ten neighborhoods in the country to explore. Area Probe recently interviewed H Street Main Street Executive Director Anwar Saleem who has been fighting make H Street the up and coming neighborhood that it has […]

USA Today – H Street 10 Best Neighborhoods to Explore

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USA Today ranked the H Street corridor among the top 10 neighborhoods in the country to explore: H Street Corridor NE Washington The nation’s capital has been a hotspot for urban rebirth. “It’s almost as if every time I visit, a new neighborhood becomes exciting,” Florida says. For example, the H Street Corridor NE, one […]

Atlas Hosts H Street Grant Event

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The Atlas Theater recently hosted an event to award the H Street NE Retail Priority Grant (Click for details).  Stan’s Inc, Bikram Yoga Capitol Hill, H Street Care and Wellness Center, and the C.A.T. Walk Boutique, were all awarded with grants to help grow their small businesses. It’s just another example of how H Street […]

The Challenge of H Street Revitalization

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Look back over a decade and you’ll find that revitalizing H Street has had its challenges.  The Washington City Paper covered this ongoing story back in 2000.  Here’s the link: The Merchants of H Street By Kevin Diaz September 29, 2000 Finding a manicure, a haircut, or a chicken sandwich on H Street NE is […]

General Construction Update

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The H Street N.E. Corridor gained a fresh, new, modern look with completion of a $35 million reconstruction project in the summer of 2011. The D.C. Department of Transportation (DDOT) carried out the project as part of the Great Streets Initiative to restore and upgrade major commercial corridors throughout the city. The H Street Main Street […]

Make a Difference on H Street

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The Community Foundation for the National Capital Region, toured the H Street corridor in a national study on neighborhood revitalization.  Here’s the story. Make a Difference on H Street Donors who participated in The Community Foundation’s recent tour of the H Street corridor in northeast Washington came away with a better understanding of both the […]