Newspapers and Blogs

Kent's record of getting things done and dedication to issues that matter have been noted in the press. The articles below include a range of issues that document Kent's strong work ethic and history of engagement.

"Statement by Kent Boese on Victory Fund Endorsement." [Press release]. May 23, 2018.


"Kent Boese, Ward 1 D.C. Council candidate, earns Victory Fund endorsement." Metro Weekly. May 23, 2018.


"Boese beats Nadeau for Stein Club endorsement in Ward 1." Washington Blade. April 24, 2018.


"Kent Boese wins the Gertrude Stein Democratic Club Endorsement for Ward One D.C Council Race." [Press release]. April 24, 2018.


"Why plans to redevelop a Georgia Avenue strip mall have stalled for years." Washington Business Journal. October 4, 2017.


"Ward 1 Council Candidate Kent Boese Takes Loose Lips on a Neighborhood Walk." Washington City Paper. September 28, 2017.


"A downside to D.C.’s population growth? The growing number of rats." Washington City Paper. September 13, 2017.


"Community Use of DC Public School Athletic Fields." [Position Paper]. August 1, 2017


"How an Unofficial Park Became the Crucible in D.C.'s Long-Stalled Public Housing Reboot." Washington City Paper. July 27, 2017.


"Field wars: Organized league clashes with pickup players in a gentrifying neighborhood." The Washington Post. July 21, 2017.


"On A Columbia Heights Soccer Field, The Effects Of Gentrification Play Out." DCist [Blog]. July 20, 2017.


"Gay Candidate Enters Race for Ward 1 Council Seat." Washington Blade. July 5, 2017.


"Kent C. Boese seeks Ward 1 D.C. Council seat." The Washington Post. July 2, 2017.


"Walking the walk in Park View: Talking with ANC Commissioner Kent Boese." Petworth News [Blog]. December 21, 2016.


"Encouraging Neighbors to See Eye to Eye." City Lab. November 17, 2016. 


"Withering Heights: Playground shootouts, bleach attacks, and overpriced housing: Columbia Heights in decline." Washington City Paper. August 11, 2016.


"A new bikeshare station could be a side benefit to this housing redevelopment." Greater Greater Washington [Blog]. July 7, 2016.


"Opinion: PoPville Op-Ed’s Indictment of Columbia Heights ‘Difficult to Agree With’ [Op-Ed]." Borderstan [Blog]. July 6, 2016.


"A historic D.C. church building anchors a cluster of multilevel Park View condos." The Washington Post. June 14, 2016.


"D.C. residents say consumer affairs panel has failed to follow law." The Washington Times. February 29, 2016. 


"The Hebrew Home's neighbors want density and affordability." Greater Greater Washington [Blog]. June 9, 2016.


"The first two efforts to turn Petworth's Hebrew Home into housing failed. Will the third time be different?Greater Greater Washington [Blog]. April, 18 2016.


"Landmark Proposal shifts Palisades facility planning." Northwest Current. June 10, 2015.


"Concerns Rising over New Affordable Housing Law." Curbed [Blog]. April 20, 2015.


"Issue Take: D.C.’s Newest Housing Affordability Law." The District Hopper [Blog]. April 17, 2015.


"Viewpoint: Palisades Recreation Center is Rare NPS Gem." Northwest Current. April 15, 2015.


"Why you should live in Park View." The Washington Post. April 10, 2015.


Kojo Nnamdi: "Pop Up Houses in D.C." [listen here]. WAMU 88.5. January 26, 2015


"What's Up With Pop-Ups? Here's A Primer On A Debate That's Reaching New Heights." WAMU 88.5. January 26, 2015.


"D.C.’s Fiercest Neighborhood Battle Goes Before Its Ultimate Arbiter." Washington City Paper. January 16, 2015.


"YIMBY: ANC Votes Unanimously to Support Hebrew Home Plan." Washington City Paper. October 9, 2014.


"Conservation districts’ would place limits on redevelopment in D.C.The Washington Post. October 8, 2014.


"Why Is Overhauling the Park Morton Public Housing Complex So Difficult?Washington City Paper. April 30, 2014.


"Rosario School Nominated as Historic Building." Elevation DC [Blog]. October 13, 2013.


"Park View Playground designated a historic landmark." Elevation DC [Blog]. August 20, 2013.


"Lost and Foundering." Washington City Paper. June 12, 2013.


"D.C. Ethics Bill Would Rein In ANC Members As Well." [listen hereWAMU 88.5. December 13, 2011.


"Graham, residents assail D.C. police redistricting plan." The Washington Post. July 13, 2011.


"Door to Door: Hillcrest & Park View." [listen hereWAMU 88.5. February 25, 2011.


"Park View neighborhood in District is pleasantly walkable." The Washington Post. May 1, 2010.


"Online -- and in the Loop -- With D.C. Police." The Washington Post. June 22, 2009


Jump to: About Kent | Campaign Questionnaires | Awards & Recognition Photos Video