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Did You Know...

  • there are Villages all over the country, but there are more in the DC area than anywhere else?
  • the DC Fire and EMS Department will provide and install Smoke Detectors?
  • your property taxes can be cut in half if you are over 65 and live in the property?
  • the DC Metropolitan Police will give you a grant to pay for security cameras that meet their standards?
  • there is a free shuttle bus from the Columbia Heights Metro Station to Washington Hospital Center?

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