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D.C. Exasperated by Security Measures

Near the White House, stores now rely on handcarts — not trucks — to get their deliveries. Ambulances face delays. And officials worry about what will happen when summer ends and commuters once again push full-scale into the city’s center every day. The recent round of terror-related security alerts has caused broad new restrictions in the nation’s capital, inconveniencing people who live and work here and leading to increasingly bitter words between federal and city officials. “You can’t continue to close streets without doing death to commerce in this city — to tourism in this city, to the tax base in this city,” Mayor Anthony A. Williams said recently. Full Story

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