• Northeast DC Sep 20, 2021

    Wendy's at Center of DC's ‘Dave Thomas Circle' to Close Tuesday: Mayor

    If you want to order a Frosty in the middle of a D.C. intersection, time is running out.  The Wendy’s at the center of what’s been dubbed “Dave Thomas Circle,” after the company’s founder, will close Tuesday, Mayor Muriel Bowser said in tweet Friday night.  The mayor said she was told the fast food joint at Florida and New...

  • Dave Thomas Circle Feb 2, 2021

    DC to Overhaul Dave Thomas Circle

    The notorious Dave Thomas Circle in Northeast Washington is going away. The traffic chokepoint at the intersections of New York and Florida avenues will lose its signature Wendy’s restaurant that sits right in the middle and become something much different. Transportation Reporter Adam Tuss has the details.

  • Northeast DC Feb 2, 2021

    DC to Overhaul ‘Dave Thomas Circle,' Close Wendy's in Center of Intersection

    A notoriously confusing and congested Washington, D.C., intersection with a Wendy’s at the center will be redesigned and the Wendy’s will close, officials say.  D.C. used eminent domain to acquire the property in what has been dubbed “Dave Thomas Circle,” Mayor Muriel Bowser’s office announced Monday. Construction is set to begin in 2022 to make the intersection simpler and...

  • bikeshare Feb 24, 2020

    Capital Bikeshare E-Bikes to Return Just in Time for Cherry Blossom Season

    Get ready to take an easy, breezy ride through the cherry blossoms as 1,500 improved e-bikes return to the Capital Bikeshare docks this spring, the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) announced Friday. The bikes, which feature an electronic pedaling assist, will be phased into the system throughout spring, DDOT says. The new hybrid locking technology on the bikes developed by…

Contact Us