March 30, 2018 - A rendering of the 275-unit residential project, passed along as excavation was getting underway. This view is looking down the east side of 1st Street SE from K Street. The purple lights are designed to change colors. Note that there will be no retail in this building.
Sept. 30, 2018 -
Excavation began in mid-March 2018, and vertical construction was underway by September.
July 2004 - The northeast corner of 1st and L Streets, SE, a long time ago.
April 2014 - And the same location, a decade later and three years after the demolition of the Market Deli(s).
October 2000 - A photo from the very first group of JDLand shots taken south of the freeway, in the fall of 2000 (with a film camera!).
April 30, 2011 - The Market Deli buildings, with siding removed, a couple months before demolition.
July 14, 2011 - The last photo of the old garages--they were gone the next day.
July 11, 2011 - Demolition underway on the Market Deli, after an attempt to preserve the building as historic fell through.
May 2008 - The rear of the garages, as seen from the alley.
April 2011 - A little bit of remnant art on the garage along K Street.