Photo by M.V. Jantzen.
Good morning Georgetown, here’s the latest:
Filed under The Morning Metropolitan
Tagged as Georgetown University
Georgetown and the Jesuits have always made the wrong decisions, or the right ones, but too late, with respect to holding or acquiring land. Consider that they fecklessly sold the “College Villa,” now the site of McLean Gardens, in the late 1800s. More recently, they turned down or mismanaged offers to expand to Visitation’s surplus property (now expensive town houses at 35th and Reservoir), the DC Transit “Car Barn,” the Wormley School site, and last, but by no means least, the Mount Vernon College Campus (now GW at Mount Vernon). They have no one to blame but themselves for being landlocked and out of room.
Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:
You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change )
Connecting to %s
Notify me of new comments via email.
Notify me of new posts via email.
Join 1,297 other followers
Subscribe in a reader
Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.