Monthly Archives: March 2013


MPD Fights HIV Transmission by Clarifying Condom Rules

The Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) this month started distributing cards to educate the community and clarify that the possession of condoms cannot be used as evidence of prostitution—a development that will help promote condom use and reduce the risk of HIV transmission. DC Appleseed is proud to have played a […]


Toward a New Day for the Anacostia River

The District is making progress on tackling two of the Anacostia River’s biggest pollution problems—legacy toxins and stormwater runoff. District Department of Environment (DDOE) Acting Director Keith Anderson underscored the importance of these initiatives at the agency’s oversight hearing before the D.C. Council on February 25. Over the past century, […]