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Ladybird idea

How soon can you begin? I am a strong supporter.

7 supporters

Thank you Denise. We hope to gain ANC approval by the end of 2017. That's the first key step. Please let your ANC commissioner know you are a supporter!

2 supporters

Can't wait to see this completed project enhancing our AU Park neighborhood.!! I have lived in this neighborhood on/off for 44 yrs(!!!). When I see Massive Development signs I have to laugh. Step back,... Read more...

3 supporters

Thanks for your support Stacie! Please make sure your ANC commissioner knows you're in support!

hate to be a moron but who is my ANC commissioner? I am in AU Park, Nebraska Ave/Warren st intersection. There appear to be abot 10 ANC Ward 3 commissioners.

Gee, I just go to Mary Cheh's office. She always so responsive. I don't know about the others.

Grocery store details

I want a full service (full-sized!) grocery store. I understand the latest plans reduced the size of the grocery store by tens of thousands of sq ft. This neighborhood needs a real, full-service grocery... Read more...

4 supporters

Thank you for your comment Nadia. The grocer will absolutely be Full Service, and more than twice the size of what the District defines as a full service grocer. We encourage you to attend our meeting... Read more...

1 supporter
Grocery store details

Big fan of Trader Joe's and their commitment to my having an easy to prepare meal available to me when I am not able to cook. I like cycling to where I food shop and would want a place with easy bike... Read more...

4 supporters

Thank you Steven. The LadyBird will have plenty of bike parking!

2 supporters
I support the current Ladybird proposal because...

I live in AU Park/Spring Valley and want a walkable grocery store!

3 supporters
What else would you like to see in a future grocery store?

Smaller is fine, but we need full services and not just a larger Wagshals-type store.

3 supporters
Grocery store details

Large selection, especially if popular items; good, healthy prepared foods that are not too expensive; good, fresh fish/seafood would be nice, too.

3 supporters
I support the current Ladybird proposal because...

I live in AU Park/Spring Valley and want a walkable grocery store!

2 supporters

Thanks for your support, Bernd! Please make sure your ANC commissioner is aware and urge them to vote in favor of our plan!

The Ladybird

My fondest wish is to see the return of Balducci's, which, as most of us remember, was located on New Mexico Avenue until it closed in 2009. I guess I've never really recovered from the loss of Balducci's,... Read more...

2 supporters

I actually would much prefer Mom’s Organic or Trader Joe’s to Balducci. Wagshsalls pretty much replicates the defunct Balducci formula. 😀

What else would you like to see in a future grocery store?

This community has a small scale grocer, but not a large grocery store. Meanwhile surrounding communities have many full-service options (at least 3 Whole Foods, 2 Giant Foods, 1 Safeway) and a Wegman's... Read more...

2 supporters
What else would you like to see in a future grocery store?

A Trader Joe's with fresh produce and great prepared options would be ideal.

2 supporters
Grocery store details

Customer service from people -- not self checkout. A community place that offers jobs and connection

2 supporters
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