Neighborhood Matters: 7 Ribbon Cutttings in Shaw

Development is booming in DC!! On June 2, 2014 Shaw Main Streets welcomed DC Mayor Vincent Gray, DC Council Members Vincent Orange and Tommy Wells, to open 7 new businesses in one day!!  How has the growth affected housing prices? How have neighborhoods changed? improved? Or even become a challenge to afford? How are old time residents coping with the changes? Host, Lawrence Washington talks about this unusual boom in development in the ongoing series, Neighborhood Matters. Stay involved. Your voice matters too. Comment here below or send us your perspective, ideas and feedback to: