Breakfast links: Follow the money
Photo by KCIvey on Flickr.
See Orange's money orders:
Vincent Orange has agreed to release
the 30 or so "suspicious" money orders to his 2011 campaign. Though actually, OCF actually already had them
, and Loose Lips was able to get them. (Post, City Paper)
Election needs money:
The May 15 Ward 5 special election needs $318,000 to happen
. The money has to come quickly, too, as mailed notices of the election have to go out by March 24. (Examiner)
Nats Park area gets pop-up retail:
A local arts group is planning on bringing pop-up retail to land near Nationals Park
using shipping containers. The concept is similar to successful projects in London and Brooklyn. (DCmud)
Help seniors with smart growth:
Montgomery County's growing senior population need housing that meets their needs
. Zoning for more housing around transportation and allowing more accessory dwellings are important, too. (Patch)
We've drunk our milkshake:
The cheap oil that fueled low gas prices and car-oriented suburban sprawl is almost gone
. While lots of oil remains, it is difficult, expensive, and environmentally hazardous to drill and refine. (Salon)
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