A 1.4-acre plot of land east of downtown Takoma Park has long been eyed for development. While a neighborhood food co-op has sat on part of it for 20 years, a new plan to redevelop the space envisions restaurants, cafes, a parking garage and office space.
Events last week, including the deaths of police officers in Dallas and shootings of black men by police in Louisiana and Minnesota, have reignited the national conversation about policing and race. Chief Hank Stawinski joins Kojo to discuss those events and how they shape how he leads the Prince George’s County police force.
- Henry P. Stawinski III Chief of Police, Prince George's County, Maryland
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