Hurricane Irene, which passed through the D.C. region on Saturday and early Sunday, damaged three row houses near Sixth and R streets NW in Washington. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Photo by: ANDREW HARNIK

Hurricane Irene, which passed through the D.C. region on Saturday and early Sunday, damaged three row houses near Sixth and R streets NW in Washington. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)