The number of people living in D.C. is booming, and so too is the number of rats. Kojo talks about how D.C.'s rodent problem is affecting the city and what's being done to fight off the pests.
Montgomery County is in the midst of planning its next phase of development, sparking debate about how much density is best and where it should be centered. Some residents feel the county’s investments in schools and transportation aren’t keeping pace with the influx of new residents in places like Bethesda. And those living in areas like Gaithersburg and Germantown see their needs as different from the county’s urban centers. We explore the issues.
- Roger Lewis Architect; Columnist, "Shaping the City," Washington Post; and Professor Emeritus of Architecture, University of Maryland College Park
- Marc Elrich Member, Montgomery County Council (D-At Large)
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