The term "zoning" puts many to sleep, but new rules in the District address hot-button issues: adding floors to row-houses, renting out English basements, and parking minimums for new apartment buildings. We consider how the regulations will affect local neighborhoods, and how they compare to nearby jurisdictions.
The Internet is sprawling, uncontrollable, and always changing. And that makes it a source of deep anxiety for many in the federal government. We’ll explore how different agencies are thinking about technology, and how they can build a truly effective information infrastructure.
- Elizabeth Losh Writing Director and Professor of Humanities, University of California at Irvine; and author "Virtualpolitik: An Electronic History of Government Media-Making in a Time of War, Scandal, Disaster, Miscommunication, and Mistakes (MIT Press)
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