Stay in the Know About NoMa
From BID announcements to media coverage to our newsletter archive, here’s where you’ll learn about what’s happening in and around the neighborhood. And if you don’t subscribe to our twice-monthly newsletter yet, sign up for NoMa Notes today!
Washington, D.C., August 8, 2007… The emerging NoMa (north of Massachusetts Ave.) neighborhood just north of Union Station and Capitol Hill has been accepted into the LEED for Neighborhood Development pilot program (LEED ND), being conducted by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). This new program integrates the principles of smart growth, urbanism, and green
Washington, D.C., July 30, 2007… A neighborhood block party just north of Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. kicked off construction of the first residential project in the NoMA (north of Massachusetts Avenue) Business Improvement District (BID). The Cohen Companies will deliver the first phase of Union Place, ultimately planned for about 700 rental apartments, in
Washington, D.C., July 19, 2007… A new 200,000 square foot boutique office condominium building is planned for the emerging NoMA (north of Massachusetts Ave., N.E.) neighborhood of downtown Washington, D.C. J Street Development LLC, in partnership with The Archon Group, has acquired a 20,000 square foot parcel of land on the northeast corner of First
Washington, D.C., July 11, 2007… Washington, D.C. Mayor Adrian M. Fenty today joined city and business leaders to break ground for the first hotel in the NoMA (North of Massachusetts Avenue) Business Improvement District. A 218-key Courtyard by Marriott, located strategically between the New York Avenue Metro station and the new headquarters of the U.S.
Washington, D.C., May 31, 2007… Mayor Adrian Fenty today presented stakeholders in NoMA with a Mayor’s Order officially endorsing the creation of the NoMA Business Improvement District. He was joined in the heart of NoMA – a section of the District that lies north of Massachusetts Avenue near Union Station. — by Del. Eleanor Holmes
Washington, D.C., May 24, 2007… The Federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) will move its headquarters to the rapidly developing NoMA (North of Massachusetts Avenue) neighborhood of Washington, D.C. in August 2008, under a 144,000 rentable square foot (RSF) ten-year lease signed today by the General Services Administration (GSA) with Bristol Group, Inc. (BGI) of
Washington, D.C., April 20, 2007… The NoMa Business Improvement District (BID) has appointed Elizabeth Price to be its first President. Ms. Price will oversee all operations of the BID, which was approved by the District of Columbia Council last month. Through a special assessment collected from NoMA’s commercial property owners, the BID will help make
Washington, D.C., April 9, 2007… The emerging District of Columbia neighborhood north of Massachusetts Avenue, N.E. known as NoMa will soon get its first new shops and restaurants in over 20 years, the NoMa BID announced today.Leasing is underway for an 8,000 square foot convenience retail center that is part of the new headquarters of
Washington, D.C., March 21, 2007… The District of Columbia Council has approved a new Business Improvement District (BID) for the NoMa (North of Massachusetts Avenue) area of Washington, D.C. The new BID will support the emergence of NoMa as one of the District’s most exciting mixed-use neighborhoods. Through a special assessment collected from NoMa’s commercial