Links

 

Community Vision for Takoma Junction (CVTJ) on facebook and twitter.

SIGN THE PETITION to ask City Council to reject the current plan HERE.

See the misleading site plan facade drawing by the developer, and our adaptation for the reality of Junction traffic HERE on our facebook page.

Watch video clips of citizens giving 3-minute public comments to City Council on our facebook page.

Watch video of the listening session with the State Highway Administration on traffic and safety at the Junction organized by Community Vision, here.

Most recent Takoma Park Silver Spring Co-op statement on Takoma Junction here.

City documents on Takoma Junction, including links to preliminary traffic studes here.

Full slide show presentation of draft/final site plans by developer here.

Analysis of the proposed development by community economist Michael Shuman here.

 

IN THE PRESS

Watch gentrification experts, DC activists, Andy Shallal of Busboys and Poets, Co-op workers, City Councilmember Jarrett Smith, and activists for a better Junction plan, in a two-hour show hosted by WPFW’s Katea Stitt and Dave Zirin, on Facebook Live here.

Listen to Roger Schlegel deconstruct the Junction plan, with Councilmember Talisha Searcy defending it (and disseminating some misinformation), on The Kojo Nnamdi Show here.

Listen to Takoma Junction and DC activists address gentrification on WPFW on Joni Eisenberg’s show “To Heal DC,” at 10am on Monday April 23rd, archived here.

“Rethinking Local Development in Takoma Park, Maryland.” Progressive blogger Dan Sisken on Takoma Junction, and the Amazon deal here.