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Barry Farm

DC Housing Authority Launches 100-day Effort to Contact 60,000 People

John Muller | Posted 07.15.2014 | DC
John Muller

While working in social services in Washington, I had clients with seven addresses in less than three years, while others had a new cell phone number every other month.

Stagecoach Alleys of Barry Farm and Imaginary Yellow Lines in Anacostia

John Muller | Posted 11.23.2013 | DC
John Muller

"We have to stop. I'll break my axle if we go any further." In providing a tour a couple weeks back to a reporter from the recently launched Al Jazeera America, William Alston-El and I had to turn around as we headed into an alley in Barry Farm.

Barry Farm Redevelopment Meeting Excludes Press

John Muller | Posted 08.25.2013 | DC
John Muller

In order to prevent chaos from ensuing at tonight's meeting to reintroduce the seven development companies that are competing to become the Master Planning and Development Team for the redevelopment of Barry Farm Dwellings, only confirmed residents will be able to attend.

Barry Farm Redevelopment Process in Washington Must Be Legitimate

John Muller | Posted 06.13.2013 | DC
John Muller

Neighborhood groups, activist organizations and the city have let Barry Farm down, but there is still time to get it right. Illegitimacy, misinformation, and disorder can no longer be the status quo.

Local Identity Politics: Where Exactly Is Anacostia?

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.02.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Where is Anacostia? That should be a relatively easy question to answer. (It's a District of Columbia neighborhood in Ward 8 roughly cen...