There all sorts of interesting things happening in the hood.
1500 Block of 7th St- (via Kevin Chapple on the Shaw neighborhood list) 1547 - 7th St will be transformed into a world renowned restaurant. A lease has been signed with chef Richard Sandoval' s restaurant group. The restaurant at 1547 - 7th Street will be one of his El Centro brand. Visit www.richardsandoval.com for more information about Richard Sandoval and his restaurants.
In a few weeks Ivy & Coney, a sports pub will open its doors for business at 1537 - 7th Street.
The laundromat at 1535 - 7th Street will be closing and a coffee shop will take its place.
The Variety Market at 1510 - 7th Street will be closing and Valor Development will be occupying that location.
Criminal Justice Coordinating Council- (also from the Shaw list) Will be meeting at Dunbar Nov 14th 6pm in the auditorium at 101 N Street NW. Think of it as another opportunity to go inside the new building. Though I'm still waiting to hear more about when residents can use the pool.
New Bike Share Station- At Nth and New Jersey see the BACA Blog for pictures.