Welcome to Assorted Links, a collection of interesting media relevant to the DMV. Local food banks are under a great amount of pressure during the government shutdown. This story details how Maryland Food Bank is helping the communities it serves. The already struggling Metro is losing $400k a day during the shutdown. Furloughed workers are […]
Advocates and lawmakers in Maryland want to increase the minimum wage. Currently, the minimum is $10.10/hour. The push to $15 would mean a more livable wage for some Marylanders.
Pedestrian safety has been a huge issue in Montgomery County, MD for several years but the rate of incidents involving motor vehicles and pedestrians has been steadily climbing this year. Take a look at this data visualization I put together to see the impact motor vehicles have on pedestrian and cyclist safety in Montgomery County, […]