Washington isn’t a skyscraper kind of place — strict height rules govern how high developers can build within the city limits. But not being able to “build up” in the inner city can also affect the quality of life in the suburbs. Washington Post columnist and architect Roger K. Lewis joins us to dispel common misconceptions about Washington’s height rules and discuss how it’s shaped the city and it’s surrounding areas.


  • Roger Lewis Architect; Columnist, "Shaping the City," Washington Post; and Professor Emeritus of Architecture, University of Maryland College Park

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