21 Nov 2014

News:

Pedestrian Struck on East Capitol Street Wednesday

Wednesday morning at approximately 9 a.m. a male pedestrian was hit by a car on East Capitol Street near 4th Street. According to Captain Michelle Williams of the First District of MPD, the investigation of the accident was referred to the Major Crash Unit as the man who was struck was taken to the hospital with serious […]


11 Dec 2012

All I Want for Christmas: Better Intersections (Near My House)

Capitol Hill is a great place for pedestrians. Most of the time. Those of us who are car-less, or in one-car families, and dependent on our feet, our bikes or our weighed-down strollers cross a lot of intersections to make it home safely. And a few of them in my neck of the woods are […]


11 Jun 2012

The Light of Discord: the 10th and Pennsylvania Avenue, SE, Traffic Signal

Anne Trenolone, an alert reader and involved community member, sent along some communications she’s been having with DDOT regarding the plans to install a traffic light at 10th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, SE,  and many of us at The Hill is Home started to think about the ramifications of getting a light installed there. According […]