D.C. Fox O&O’s home may be demolished after station moves out
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The station, which is currently at 5151 Wisconsin Avenue NW in Washington, D.C. plans to move after its lease on the space runs out.
The station will relocate a bit farther north on Wisconsin Avenue in Bethesda, Maryland, into the Apex building at 7272 Wisconsin Avenue Northwest, which itself has been recently redeveloped.
The 5151 Wisconsin avenue owners, Donohoe Development, recently presented a proposal to demolish the current building and replace it with 280 apartments and 17,000 square feet of commercial space, which faces local government approval.
Work could begin on the new building in 2022 and be completed by 2023.
If the plans ultimately are not accepted, Donohoe will seek a new tenant for the existing building.
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