Chi Cha Lounge up for license renewal

We are nearing the tail end of what is known as the “three-year renewal cycle” for liquor-licensed establishments like restaurants, bars, nightclubs, and liquor stores.   The Alcoholic Beverage Control (“ABC”) Board will be considering renewals of CT licenses (taverns) and CN licenses (nightclubs) in November and December.  The other main types of licenses, CR … Continue reading

Construction permits issued this week

Two construction permits were issued by the Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA) in our Single Member District 2B08 this week: 1747 Swann Street NW (Permit # P1303098) — plumbing and gas work 1737 Willard Street NW (Permit #B1304024) — replace 3 historic windows & 6 non-historic windows

Vote for Dupont-area places in the CityPaper readers poll

The ANC’s news/blog encourages everyone in the neighborhood to please vote for Dupont-area places in the Washington CityPaper’s “Best of DC” readers poll: http://www.dupontcircleanc.net/wordpress/2013/01/25/blog-vote-for-dupont-area-establishments-in-the-citypapers-best-of-dc-readers-poll/ In particular, vote for places in our Single Member District (2B08), such as: Lauriol Plaza – best margaritas The Regent – best Thai food Zabb or Local 16 – best rooftop … Continue reading

12 Dupont-area Establishments in Washingtonian’s “100 Very Best Restaurants”

As noted on the ANC’s news/blog site, the Washingtonian has named 12 Dupont-area establishments in its annual “100 Very Best Restaurants” list: http://www.dupontcircleanc.net/wordpress/2013/01/25/news-12-dupont-area-restaurants-named-in-washingtonians-top-100/ None of these are in our Single Member District, but there are several on 17th Street and P Street NW, as well as downtown by 16th & K.