Some D. C. business owners are concerned about Wednesday’s protests, so they’ve boarded up to prevent potential damage.
Kansal manages Barmy Wines & Liquors, one of the many businesses surrounded in plywood downtown.
Take a drive around downtown, and you’ll see plywood on glass doors and windows.
Monday night D. C. police already blocked people from driving down H Street near Black Lives Matter Plaza.
The D. C. National Guard will assist the Metropolitan Police Department with crowd management and traffic control.