Shaw Main Streets, the commercial revitalization and historic preservation organization serving central Shaw's 7th and 9th Street commercial corridors, will hold its sixth annual community forum on major development projects on Wednesday, September 30, 2009 at 6:30 PM at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mount Vernon Place, NW, Room 102B (enter from L Street). Admission is free, and no reservations are required.
Representatives from developers will present the current status of their plans for major renovation and new construction projects in the area. Invited developers include Banneker Ventures (The Jazz on Florida Avenue), Ellis Development and Four Points (Howard Theatre and Broadcast Center One), Douglas Development (Wonder Bread Factory and Squares 450 and 451), Roadside Development (CityMarket at O), Quadrangle Development (Marriott Marquis Convention Center Hotel), Hines-Archstone (City Center DC), Metropolitan Development (Addison Square at Kelsey Gardens), and Inle Development (1501 9th Street, NW).
For more information, call 202-265-SHAW or visit www.shawmainstreets.com.
Monday, September 28, 2009
SMS Development Forum Wednesday
From SMS comes news of its always-interesting annual forum on development in the area: