Lincoln Lots Solicitation

The District has announced an opportunity for qualified mixed use developers to assist in repositioning real estate associated with the District’s historic Lincoln Theater.

The District owns two V Street parcels (“the Lincoln lots”) that are immediately behind the District’s Lincoln Theatre at 1215 U Street, NW. These two parcels are separated by a north-south alley which runs to the east of the Lincoln Theatre. The parcels total 11,788 square feet. The alley area between the two parcels equals 2,175 square feet.

The two parcels are surrounded by hundreds of millions of dollars in new, recent and planned development projects and are within steps of the U Street / African American Civil War Memorial / Cardozo Metro Station entrance at 13th Street, NW.

The deadline for responses to this Solicitation is 3 pm on Friday, September 19, 2008. For more information, please contact Derrick Woody in the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development at (202) 727-6365 or

More information can also be found on the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development’s website.

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