Allen Y. Lew

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  • D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray has set a goal, branded "Sustainable D.C.," of making 100 percent of District waters fishable and swimmable by 2032, yet there is cause to question his willingness to allow DDOE to do its job. The clean rivers initiative is a belated attempt to reverse a decades long trend of stormwater runoff that leads to sewage overflow. (The Washington Times)

    D.C. Water lobbied for stormwater exemption

    The District Department of the Environment (DDOE) rolled out new regulations last week aimed at improving stormwater management at large development sites in the District.


  • Christophe Tulou

    Protocol breach led to firing of agency chief

    D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray's administration said Friday it had fired the city's environment director, Christophe A.G. Tulou, for what officials termed a "serious breach of protocol" in negotiations over a long-term sewer project.


  • Christophe Tulou

    D.C. environment department director abruptly fired

    D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray's administration said Friday it had fired the city's environment director, Christophe A.G. Tulou, for what officials termed a "serious breach of protocol" in negotiations over a long-term sewer project.


  • **FILE** Kwame R. Brown. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

    D.C. Council bill to curb SUV abuses

    Neither D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray nor City Administrator Allen Y. Lew appears to have lost confidence in the District's public works chief despite a new report that calls "illegal" the leasing or purchase of several dozen SUVs, including one for Council Chairman Kwame R. Brown.


  • Allen Y. Lew, named Wednesday to be the District's next city administrator, has held prior posts in D.C. government and has a reputation for running a tight ship. (Associated Press)

    D.C.'s Gray names chief of staff, city administrator

    In the first major personnel moves since his election, D.C. Mayor-elect Vincent C. Gray announced on Wednesday two top nominees who he said will "serve as the cornerstone" of his administration.


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