Preservation and Planning in the District: Eco-Friendly Features Contribute to Special Merit under D.C. Historic Preservation LawApril 26, 2019 by Caitlin Meagher State and Local
By Ilse P. Johnson, Staff Contributor.
Whether a project is one of “special merit” is often a “tug of war” among preservationists, developers, neighbors, and the community-at-large. One way to tug towards special merit status is to incorporate eco-friendly features into the new development.