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Jane Fiegen Green
Development Director | Historian | Educated at , & | Soapboxes: YIMBY, school integration, limited government, feminism
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Jane Fiegen Green 18m
Amazing thread re: charter schools and segregation.
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Jane Fiegen Green 5h
Replying to @beyonddc
He pulled ahead on the hills. I passed him on a straight away, but then he beat me on another hill. At that point I was tired and gave up.
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Jane Fiegen Green 6h
Great overview of YIMBY perspective!
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Jane Fiegen Green 6h
Replying to @beyonddc
I don't discount your experience, but I got beat by a Bird while biking from Crystal City to downtown DC. I didn't think I was that slow...
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Jane Fiegen Green Aug 13
Excited to be going with staff! Events: Join GGWash and Kristen Jeffers at YIMBYtown 2018 via
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Jane Fiegen Green Aug 12
If there is an award for Best Local Government Twitter Feed, should definitely win.
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Jane Fiegen Green Aug 10
I have to wait for a stoplight at basically every intersection between my office and the Metro station in downtown DC. Why?
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Jane Fiegen Green Aug 9
Remember: = adults under 40
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Jane Fiegen Green Aug 9
And to be clear: bemoaning "demographics" is racist.
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Jane Fiegen Green Aug 9
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Jane Fiegen Green Aug 8
Great maps showing where DC's residents live today vs. 1950. Good way to think about how we can add more housing. We know there is room, because we've been there before.
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Jane Fiegen Green Aug 8
This makes me rethink the decision to get the balance bike... Before they climb on their bikes, Dutch kids zoom around the canals on three wheels: via
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Jane Fiegen Green Aug 7
Should be noted that this was based on "whether homeowners can easily sell their homes with a low risk of losing money." So "healthiest" means most advantageous for people who already own homes.
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Mike Rosenberg Aug 7
Home construction per capita is at its lowest level in nearly six decades across America as housing prices hit record highs. The housing built for prior generations is simply no longer being built
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Jane Fiegen Green Aug 7
Alternate take: Myth of house as investment + mortgage interest deduction => overextended debt in housing and college tuition (The Two Income Trap seems relevant here)
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Jane Fiegen Green Aug 6
Book recommendation: My Abandonment by Peter Rock. Like a combination of Winter's Bone and Room. Now I want to see the movie.
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Jane Fiegen Green Aug 6
It looks official now!
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Jane Fiegen Green Aug 3
Replying to @Burnette_SALT
Fun title!
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Jane Fiegen Green Aug 3
One week in, I think the best think about working is the sweet tunes in the bathroom.
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Jane Fiegen Green Aug 2
I once had a great chat with a Dred Scott interpreter at the fort.
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