Category: District of Columbia (DC)

DC Native and Comedy Legend Dave Chappelle Returns Home to the District

(Washington, DC) – This weekend, Emmy and Grammy Award winning screenwriter, television and film producer and actor, Dave Chappelle returns…

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Mayor Bowser and DC Health Release Comprehensive COVID-19 Data on Breakthrough Cases and Variants

(Washington, DC) – Today, Mayor Bowser and DC Health released comprehensive data about breakthrough COVID-19 cases in DC, adding a…

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Mayor Bowser Announces Enhancements to Safety Reviews of Multifamily and Commercial Buildings

(Washington, DC) – Today, Mayor Bowser and the Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA) announced several new initiatives to…

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Mayor Bowser Activates Heat Emergency Plan for Tuesday, July 6 and Wednesday, July 7

(Washington, DC) – Due to the current temperatures and forecast of extreme heat, Mayor Muriel Bowser has activated the District’s…

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Modified District Government Services for 2021 Fourth of July

(Washington, DC) – On Monday, July 5, 2021, District Government will observe the Fourth of July holiday. While some services…

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Bowser Administration Provides Update on Fourth of July Public Safety Preparations

(Washington, DC) – Today, the Bowser Administration provided an update on the District’s public safety preparations for local and national…

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D.C. Minimum Wage to Increase to $15.20 on July 1, 2021 

(WASHINGTON, DC) – In accordance with the Fair Shot Minimum Wage Amendment of 2016, the minimum wage and living wage…

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Mayor Bowser Activates Heat Emergency Plan for Sunday, June 27 through Wednesday, June 30

(WASHINGTON, DC) – Due to the current temperatures and forecast of extreme heat, Mayor Muriel Bowser has activated the District’s Heat Emergency Plan for Sunday, June 27 through…

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Mayor Bowser Celebrates 263 New Homes and Progress on Food Retail & Restaurants at Skyland Town Center

(Washington, DC) – Today, Mayor Muriel Bowser, the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development (DMPED), along…

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Mayor Bowser Activates Heat Emergency Plan for Sunday, June 20 and Monday, June 21

(WASHINGTON, DC) – Due to the current temperatures and forecast of extreme heat, Mayor Muriel Bowser has activated the District’s Heat Emergency Plan for Sunday, June 20 and…

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Mayor Bowser Encourages Residents to Join DC’s COVID-19 Community Corps Day of Action this Saturday

(Washington, DC) – Today, just days after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced that Washington, DC has…

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Mayor Bowser Joins President Biden in Inviting Americans to Celebrate the Fourth of July in Washington, DC

(WASHINGTON, DC) – Today, following President Biden’s announcement about Fourth of July fireworks on the National Mall, Mayor Bowser echoed…

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Mayor Bowser Highlights Big Investments in Bringing Back Jobs

(Washington, DC) – Today, Mayor Muriel Bowser was joined by community members and business leaders to highlight her robust investments in…

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