The Wharf

Following are all UrbanTurf articles filed under The Wharf, from most recent to least.

Wednesday’s Must Reads

Wednesday’s Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | January 17th 2018

The legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue; how the Fish Market is handling its new neighbor; and DC doesn't cover all the news that's fit to... read »

Friday’s Must Reads

Friday’s Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | December 8th 2017

The 78 -- Chicago's version of The Wharf; an Amazon Key cautionary tale; and what will be the fate of the Old Hardy School? ... read »

Thursday’s Must Reads

Thursday’s Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | November 30th 2017

Elon Musk may be Boring's biggest beneficiary; the Wharf's woonerf; and the Russian aluminum magnate who resides on Embassy Row. ... read »

A Few Design Changes For The Wharf’s Second Act

A Few Design Changes For The Wharf’s Second Act

Nena Perry-Brown | November 27th 2017

In response to concerns from neighbors, stakeholders and city officials, the development team behind the Wharf has offered some additional renderings... read »

Wednesday’s Must Reads

Wednesday’s Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | October 18th 2017

The Wharf and fast-casual architecture; more DC restaurants get mentioned in Michelin; and does the city need a night mayor? ... read »

Exclusive: A New Look for Phase Two of The Wharf

Exclusive: A New Look for Phase Two of The Wharf

Nena Perry-Brown | October 17th 2017

UrbanTurf has received new images of what the second phase of this massive waterfront project will look like. ... read »

A Look at Everything That Will Be Open at The Wharf By Next Week

A Look at Everything That Will Be Open at The Wharf By Next Week

Nena Perry-Brown | October 4th 2017

In preparation for the official unveiling of the first phase of the redeveloped Wharf next week, UrbanTurf is taking a look at what to expect. ... read »

Zoning Commission and OP Weigh in on the Second Phase of The Wharf

Zoning Commission and OP Weigh in on the Second Phase of The Wharf

Nena Perry-Brown | August 18th 2017

The Zoning Commission is scheduled to consider the second phase of the Wharf development in early November. ... read »

Politics & Prose to Open Bookstore at The Wharf

Politics & Prose to Open Bookstore at The Wharf

UrbanTurf Staff | August 9th 2017

The new outpost will open at District Square at The Wharf in October. ... read »

What Around $4,200 a Month Rents Around DC

What Around $4,200 a Month Rents Around DC

Nena Perry-Brown | August 2nd 2017

For this edition of What X Rents, UrbanTurf looks at what a renter in the DC area can afford for around $4,200 a month. ... read »

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