Post Tagged with: "potomac"

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Representatives of Georgetown University and Washington, D.C. neighbors presented oral arguments to the D.C. Circuit Court in a lawsuit over noisy flight patters out of Reagan National Airport.

University, Neighbors Deliver Oral Arguments in Aircraft Noise Lawsuit

Members of the D.C. Fair Skies Coalition, including Georgetown community members, argued at the D.C. Circuit Court on Thursday against flight routes out of Reagan National Airport that have led to increased noise over the Georgetown neighborhood. The oral argument marks the most recent development in a lawsuit filed by[Read More…]

by January 16, 2018 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Protecting our Potomac

Every morning, I — like so many other Georgetown students — gaze upon the Potomac River. Its beauty never ceases to amaze me. It is impossible not to look upon its great waters and not feel a sense of peace. This is why it never ceases to sadden me when[Read More…]

by January 29, 2015 0 comments Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top
HFSC Opens; Pub, Hilltoss Under Construction

HFSC Opens; Pub, Hilltoss Under Construction

The Healey Family Student Center, located below the New South Residence Hall, opens today after years of planning and months of construction. The university is celebrating the inauguration with tours and free food from noon to 5 p.m. today and a casino night from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Although[Read More…]

by September 5, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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CREW | Youth Indicates Bright Future

After a strange fall season that saw the closure of their boathouse because of the government shutdown and a winter hiatus, Georgetown’s men’s and women’s crew teams have taken to the water for the spring. The return of experienced veterans and an influx of freshman rowers with a semester of[Read More…]

by March 28, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

GU May Get Boathouse on Potomac

The National Park Service will begin considering the construction of a non-motorized boathouse on the Potomac River to serve the Georgetown and The George Washington University communities, representatives said Tuesday evening. The boathouse would be located upstream of Georgetown Waterfront Park and be utilized by the crew teams at Georgetown[Read More…]

by December 14, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News
Flood Victims Claim Negligence

Flood Victims Claim Negligence

As cleanup from last week’s flooding at Washington Harbour continues, a D.C. law firm is filing a $5 million class-action lawsuit against the property’s manager, MRP Realty, on behalf of those affected by the flood. Gary Mason, an attorney for Mason LLP, and plaintiff Charles Holcomb filed the lawsuit April[Read More…]

by April 27, 2011 0 comments News, Uncategorized