Reflections of Liberty

Doug Thompson / Capitol Hill Blue

Doug Thompson / Capitol Hill Blue

The mirrored windows of a high-rise building in the Ballston section of Arlington County, Virginia, provides an abstract design behind a flag flying at a nearby building. While the economy may be stagnant in other parts of the country, the National Capital Area is undergoing a building boom with new apartments, condos and office buildings springing up in both the suburbs and the district.