Mayor makes surprise visit to Hardy
Mayor Vincent Gray made in impromptu visit to Hardy Middle School on Thursday. The Mayor toured the school which has been much in the news since the former principal, Patrick Pope was removed and many teachers and students have sought his reinstatement. The Mayor stopped by a number of classrooms accompanied by Miranda Woods, a Hardy student who has been particularly visible in asking for his attention an this situation. He greeted students, teachers and administrators, exchanging warm greetings and compliments.
The Mayor was also in Georgetown for a press conference-groundbreaking for the long-awaited reconstruction-preservation of historic O and P Streets, including preservation of the historic streetcar tracks.