Mount Vernon Triangle Blog

Apple Shares Plans for Carnegie Library

Apple has begun sharing detailed plans for the 114-year old Carnegie Library, participating in an interview with The Washington Post and presenting to ANC 2C last week (A presentation to ANC 6E will also occur). In December 2016...

Special MVT Pricing for National Building Museum Memberships...See HIVE for Free!

The MVT CID is pleased to announce that the National Building Museum is offering MVT residents 10% off museum membership this year, which means you can enjoy their “buzz”worthy new exhibit, Hive, for FREE all summer! As a member, you will also be eligible to purchase discounted tickets to Late Night events on Wednesdays, an array of related educational programming and access to an...

455 Eye Street Apartments Set for Grand Opening in June
Eye Street at Prather’s Alley is one step closer to becoming a more vibrant experience for those who live, work, do business or entertain in Mount Vernon Triangle with the addition of 455 Eye Street Apartments. Owned by ...
Join the MVT CID and BicycleSPACE for Bike to Work Day This Friday

The MVT CID looks forward to again joining BicycleSPACE as they host Bike to Work Day on Friday, May 19 from 7 AM to 9 AM at 440 K Street, NW. This event draws more than 16,000 people from around the region to pit stops all over the District, including nearly 300 registrations for the "pit stop" in the MVT CID. Featured speakers this year will include DC Director of the Department of Energy & Environment...

Welcome, Tropical Smoothie Cafe'!
Tropical Smoothie Café opened its doors on April 21, welcoming residents, office workers and visitors to its cheerful shop and fresh, delicious smoothies, wraps and flatbreads. Owner Oubab Khalil (check out our spotlight on him ...
FRESHFARM MVT Market Kicks Off in New Location

Artfully dodging a few raindrops, dozens of neighborhood residents and visitors stopped by the newly expanded FRESHFARM Mount Vernon Triangle Market on May 6, enjoying new vendors, ...

MVT CID Holds Annual Meeting at Ottoman Taverna

The MVT CID held its FY 2016 Annual Meeting on April 26 at Ottoman Taverna. Close to 100 stakeholders and friends of the MVT CID joined us for a community update, awards for our Clean Team members and two key community partners, and a very special video about one of our Clean Team members and his new home....

MVT Spotlight: Buwa Binitie and Capitol Vista

Buwa Binitie of Dantes Partners filed plans in March for a key MVT site at 888 New Jersey Avenue, NW. The site’s constraining triangular shape is seen as an opportunity rather than a limitation by this development team (click...

FRESHFARM Season Opening and Spring Fest!

The newly re-located and expanded FRESHFARM Mount Vernon Triangle Market will open at 5th & Eye Streets, NW adjacent to Milian Park on Saturday, May 6 along with the MVT CID’s annual Spring Fest in the Triangle. This year’s FRESHFARM market will be from 10 AM until 2 PM every Saturday, rain or shine, between May 6 and October 28 and will feature: 

Chicano Sol,...

5th Street Ace Hardware and the MVT CID Host Garden Party April 24

Join the MVT CID and 5th Street Ace Hardware on Sunday, April 23 from 12 Noon to 4 PM to receive 20% off all gardening supplies, pottery and live goods and enjoy a party with hands-on gardening tutorials, door prizes and more. And while there, stop by the MVT CID table for a free mini pansy planter while supplies last!  
 

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