14th Street/ U Street Corridor
Named one of the American Planning Association’s Great Places in America, this neighborhood is at the center of DC’s renaissance. The commercial vitality is centered along the 14th & U Street corridors where professionals come to visit to experience some of the best mix of high-end dining, retail, residential, entertainment and cultural offerings in DC. The city has also made investments totaling $50 million, increased accessibility with Metrorail and bus stops on U Street, the implementation of Capital Bikeshare, funding by the Department of Housing and Urban Development promoted historical significance known as “Remembering U Street”, new construction as well as rehabilitation projects provided more quality housing in the area.
(Source: Washington DC Economic Partnership, Wikipedia)