Inside look: the AFRO speaks with Black businesses at the new Sycamore & Oak Retail Village

By Megan Sayles, AFRO Business Writer, The Retail Village at Sycamore & Oak opened to D.C.’s Congress Heights community on June 14. The 23,000-square-foot community-led and sustainable development is now home to 13 local, Black-owned small businesses ranging from restaurants to apparel stores.  The retail village is expected to create more than 100 jobs