Since January, 2003
            
 Sliding from Before to After

Five years ago this weekend, with nary a thought about what I might be getting myself into, I went and took some photos of some neighborhood near my house that I'd heard might be undergoing some changes. Then I came home and put them on my web site. And just like that, here we are. Thanks to everyone who's come by over the years, and I hope you'll continue to check in--especially during the next few months, as Near Southeast hits the big time. It should be quite an interesting ride, and I'm glad I stumbled into it.
PS: In the past I've posted my now-annual State of the Hood in conjunction with the anniversary, but time has been short of late. I hope to get to it this week.
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Drew says: (1/20/08 6:22 PM)
Happy B'Day Dr. Dupree!

From DC to Tokyo and back home again...many thanks for years of great fun and insight. 2008 is THE year for the JDland.

D>


Screech'sBestFriend says: (1/20/08 6:33 PM)
JD--Your passion far exceeds even me. You provide a marvelous service to many individuals. Your work is a must see every single day. How you find the time--is beyond me. I can't thank you enough. May five more years--still be in your sight--if you feel its necessary. What a GREAT JOB AND SERVICE you provide to many in the DC Area.


BC says: (1/20/08 9:06 PM)
Happy Birthday! I have to say that this is my favorite website. I visit just about every day and have been for a few years now. I am guessing that I may have found this corner of the web near its beginning. Anyway, I know that I will enjoy visiting your website for the next few years if you decide to keep it going.

I think that what is going on in this part of the city is very exciting. This service that you provide is a great pick-me-up. Checking for the latest news in this area is something that I always look forward to. It will certainly be fun roaming around some of these public spaces as they come online.

Thank you for all that you have done and continue to do.


Jason Thompson says: (1/20/08 9:46 PM)
Indeed, happy anniversary. I appreciate your time and effort, visit the site frequently, and thank you for keeping everyone informed. Your site is great....


sitruc says: (1/20/08 11:38 PM)
Congratulations on five years. Your services have been greatly appreciated from all over and outside of "Near Southeast." I don't doubt you will keep up the great work.


Jason D says: (1/21/08 8:45 AM)
Congratulations on five big years! Your page is a daily must-read. Thanks for all the hard work!


Edward J. Cunningham says: (1/21/08 9:47 AM)
Dear JD:

Thank you very much for showing how the neighborhood of Near Southeast has been changing over the past few years, especially with the construction of Nationals Park. I know that some critics still say that this development would have happened anyway without the new stadium, but I doubt it. You have provided an invaluable service to your community and the entire Washington area.

Sincerely,

Eddie Cunningham


Judy G says: (1/21/08 9:50 AM)
Here's a high five to celebrate your five years!! Thanks for everything you do to keep us all up to speed.


Harley McKinley says: (1/21/08 11:34 AM)
JD-

Just to add on to all the others: thanks for your incredible work on your fantastic website - a dialy must-read!

-HJMcK


G St Guy says: (1/24/08 10:05 AM)
This Bud's for you!

Thanks, JD, for all the time and effort you put into your outstanding web site.

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1300 4TH ST SE 1001   
03/16/20 
LA FAMOSA LLC / null
P2004796 / SUPPLEMENTAL
   
03/20/20 
LA FAMOSA LLC / null
E2005975 / SUPPLEMENTAL
1300 4TH ST SE 1006   
03/16/20 
LA FAMOSA LLC / null
M2001859 / SUPPLEMENTAL
1300 4TH ST SE RU-1   
03/04/20 
AP BOWER RETAIL LLC / DAVID T FONTANA; BACON CONSTRUCTION COMPANY BACON CONSTRUCTION COM
TL2000065 / CONSTRUCTION
First time tenant layout on 1,196 SF of 1st floor retail shell for restaurant, Jeni Ice Cream, with 10 seats
   
03/06/20 
AP BOWER RETAIL LLC / null
E2005415 / SUPPLEMENTAL
   
03/11/20 
AP BOWER RETAIL LLC / DOMINIC E TOTARO; DOMINIC E TOTARO
M2001793 / SUPPLEMENTAL
1300 4TH ST SE   
03/13/20 
LA FAMOSA LLC / KIMOY LALLEMENT; POTOMAC CONSTRUCTION SERVICES
TL2000028 / CONSTRUCTION
New tenant layout for commercial kitchen, two restrooms, point of sale bar, and dining seating, new lighting and mechanical zones. 2,338 sf INDOOR OCCUPANCY: 84 PERSONS WITH 59 SEATS OUTDOOR OCCUPANCY: 38 PERSONS WITH 38 SEATS TOTAL MAX OCCUPANCY: 122
900 5TH ST SE   
03/03/20 
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA HOUSING AUTHORITY / CHRISTOPHER LAKATOSH; CHRISTOPHER LAKATOSH
E2005256 / SUPPLEMENTAL
   
03/24/20 
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA HOUSING AUTHORITY / KAYLA TRICE; DELAWARE
EN2001608 / SHOP DRAWING
Install 3 new hydraulic passenger elevators
2 I ST SE   
03/09/20 
CRESCENT CAPITOL VIEW MF LLC / BOB BIROONAK; BOB BIROONAK; BOB BIROONAK
SG2000223 / CONSTRUCTION
one non illuminated sign
200 I ST SE   
03/17/20 
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA / LEIA TERRELL
B2006382 / CONSTRUCTION
Tenant Alterations of existing office doors and wall. Including relocation of existing electrical, and mechanical terminals. NO CHANGE OF EGRESS, USE OF OCCUPANCY, NO EXTERIOR LAND DISTURBANCE, NO BASE BUILDING STRUCTURAL WORK.
139 N ST SE   
03/16/20 
PARCEL I FC ROWAN / MIGUEL RIOS; GRIFFIN DEWATERING, LLC
SB2000152 / CONSTRUCTION
Type of proposed System: Deep well dewatering system consisting of 16 wells around the perimeter of the shored excavation and 2 wells within the excavation in a mutually agreed layout. • Installation Method: Wells will be drilled up to 70’ deep, utilizing Griffin’s hollow stem auger drilling rig to drill up to a 10.25” I.D. borehole. Deep wells come complete with screen, casing, riser pipe and a s...
861 NEW JERSEY AVE SE   
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809-853 NEW JERSEY AVENUE ACQUISITION LLC / ERICKA CLARK
AH2000987 / CONSTRUCTION
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1275 NEW JERSEY AVE SE   
03/06/20 
MILLER AND LONG / WILLIAM MOORE
AH2001001 / CONSTRUCTION
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1299 NEW JERSEY AVE SE   
03/13/20 
FOREST CITY SEFC LLC / SARAH J. NAPIER
BCIV2000067 / CONSTRUCTION
Revisions to BCIV1800153. This submission is for approval stamps only. No change in work.
71 POTOMAC AVE SE   
03/27/20 
MRP RESIDENTIAL / KAYLA SHATTUCK; KAYLA SHATTUCK; PARADIGM CONTRACTORS LLC
BCIV2000036 / CONSTRUCTION
This permit is for site civil work at 71 Potomac Avenue SE including stormwater management and erosion & sediment control. See plans for more details.
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55 M ('09)
100 M ('08)
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400 M ('07)
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