Virginia Democratic Party Chairwoman Susan Swecker is in studio. And Aisha Braveboy, candidate for Prince George's State's Attorney, joins us.
Guest Host: Jennifer Golbeck
A Business Improvement District (BID) is designed to create unified branding and resources for neighborhood businesses. But implementing them isn’t always easy. Businesses in Alexandria’s Old Town neighborhood are divided on when and if a BID should be created. Kojo explores what it means to live and work in one, and what happens when they get set up.
- Roger Lewis Architect; Columnist, "Shaping the City," Washington Post; and Professor Emeritus of Architecture, University of Maryland College Park
- Danielle Romanetti Owner of Fibre Space
- Mark Yoo Architect
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