WASHINGTON, D.C. – December 6, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — WHAT/WHO: Mayor Vincent C. Gray, Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development Victor L. Hoskins, Deputy Mayor for Public Safety and Justice Paul Quander, DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services Chief Kenneth B. Ellerbe, Department of General Services Director Brian Hanlon and members of the E Street Development Group will break ground on a new d
evelopment that will house a fire station and a Hyatt Place Hotel.
WHEN: Friday, December 6, 2013
10:00 am – 11:00 am
WHERE: 400 E Street SW
BACKGROUND: The innovative, mixed-use building at 400 E Street SW will be designed to create the effect of being two distinct buildings. It will house a state-of-the-art fire station to replace Engine Company 13, now located at 450 6th Street SW, and a new Hyatt Place Hotel – only the second in the District of Columbia. The project received $65 million in EB-5 Immigrant Investor Visa funding.