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WASHINGTON — A House committee has approved a minor change to the century-old law that bans skyscrapers in the nation’s capital.
The bill that was sent to the House floor Wednesday would allow occupancy of penthouses that are currently permitted only to house mechanical equipment. 109 more words
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WASHINGTON — A leading House Republican says he doesn’t want to write off any changes to the law restricting building heights in Washington “and let it go to sleep for another 100 years.” 120 more words
WASHINGTON — Federal and District of Columbia officials are holding a series of public meetings on potential changes to the building height restrictions in the nation’s capital. 120 more words