The neighborhood around Catholic University is about to undergo a major transformation.
The D.C. Zoning Commission gave final approval Monday night to developer Jim Abdo's plans to introduce a mixture of stores, housing and restaurants along Michigan Avenue and Monroe Street NE in Brookland.
One of D.C.'s busiest developers finds the time to turn an old warehouse near Union Station into an incubator for small and minority contractors. The businesses get a home and valuable, while Abdo Development gains access to a pool of partners who help it dig deeper into the $40 billion market. Read more »