Comments on: GU cedes to neighborhood demands, will add more beds http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2011/04/01/gu-cedes-to-neighborhood-demands-will-add-more-beds/ Mon, 09 Nov 2015 02:04:23 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.9 By: Vox Populi » M Street Shuttle: SafeRides or Sudetenlands? http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2011/04/01/gu-cedes-to-neighborhood-demands-will-add-more-beds/comment-page-1/#comment-512380 Tue, 06 Sep 2011 18:02:00 +0000 http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/?p=27073#comment-512380 […] of student safety, they are not directed at the neighbors directly. Like the proposed Leavey Center dorm, this concession is directed at the Zoning Commission to demonstrate the University’s […]

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By: Vox Populi » Prefrosh Preview: Off-campus news you can use http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2011/04/01/gu-cedes-to-neighborhood-demands-will-add-more-beds/comment-page-1/#comment-510658 Wed, 03 Aug 2011 16:20:20 +0000 http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/?p=27073#comment-510658 […] has also ceded to several neighborhood demands, from scrapping graduate housing just off-campus to turning the Leavey Center Hotel into a dorm, in hopes of winning the endorsement of city […]

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By: Vox Populi » ANC commissioners, CAG, asks to postpone Campus Plan testimony http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2011/04/01/gu-cedes-to-neighborhood-demands-will-add-more-beds/comment-page-1/#comment-507143 Wed, 13 Apr 2011 19:15:41 +0000 http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/?p=27073#comment-507143 […] Burleith, Foxhall, and other neighborhoods farther from campus filed the request in light of changes the University made to its plan earlier this month. The letter argues that community testimony should be delayed until the D.C. Office of Planning […]

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By: Now’s our time: Support Georgetown’s campus plan | DC Students Speak http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2011/04/01/gu-cedes-to-neighborhood-demands-will-add-more-beds/comment-page-1/#comment-507127 Wed, 13 Apr 2011 12:05:15 +0000 http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/?p=27073#comment-507127 […] can to gut our Plan or doom it to legal failure.  They’ve already forced the University into shameful concessions, and we know they won’t stop there. Instead, they won’t be satisfied with anything less than […]

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By: Now’s Our Time: Support Georgetown’s Campus Plan « http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2011/04/01/gu-cedes-to-neighborhood-demands-will-add-more-beds/comment-page-1/#comment-507073 Tue, 12 Apr 2011 17:05:56 +0000 http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/?p=27073#comment-507073 […] can to gut our Plan or doom it to legal failure.  They’ve already forced the University into shameful concessions, and we know they won’t stop there. Instead, they won’t be satisfied with anything less than […]

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By: Box http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2011/04/01/gu-cedes-to-neighborhood-demands-will-add-more-beds/comment-page-1/#comment-506747 Wed, 06 Apr 2011 00:55:24 +0000 http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/?p=27073#comment-506747 @eileen: The last JesRes building was built in 1904, so it probably predates asbestos as an insulant. Just as likely, there are structural issues that no one wants to pay for.

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By: typical http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2011/04/01/gu-cedes-to-neighborhood-demands-will-add-more-beds/comment-page-1/#comment-506715 Tue, 05 Apr 2011 17:16:15 +0000 http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/?p=27073#comment-506715 When will the University learn to just ask for what it wants, and then fight for it?

Grow a spine!

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By: Vox Populi » ANC Wrap-up: Unhappy residents http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2011/04/01/gu-cedes-to-neighborhood-demands-will-add-more-beds/comment-page-1/#comment-506703 Tue, 05 Apr 2011 15:32:03 +0000 http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/?p=27073#comment-506703 […] an unsurprising move, the ANC found the University’s recent concessions to the community insufficient and made no amendment to their recommendations [PDF] passed in their […]

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By: @eileen http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2011/04/01/gu-cedes-to-neighborhood-demands-will-add-more-beds/comment-page-1/#comment-506679 Tue, 05 Apr 2011 03:33:54 +0000 http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/?p=27073#comment-506679 old jes res has asbestos. I heard a high level admin say that it would cost faar more than the building is worth.

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By: Eileen http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2011/04/01/gu-cedes-to-neighborhood-demands-will-add-more-beds/comment-page-1/#comment-506671 Tue, 05 Apr 2011 01:22:56 +0000 http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/?p=27073#comment-506671 @DCite I *think* it’s that the old Jes-res is biologically hazardous and would require a significant amount of work to fix up, plus it’s probably historical and would therefore require even more red tape to renovate. I know I read an article about this in one of the campus papers a few years ago (maybe ’09?), but I have no idea where it is.

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