There has been some controversy over the proposed architectural lighting of Key Bridge. The D.C. Department of Transportation has sought input from members of the Georgetown community on several lighting schemes that are under consideration. Our association’s Historic Preservation...
The Friends of the Juanita E. Thornton/Shepherd Park Library Children’s Book Sale was a success!  Seven tables were reduced to two.  Organizers hope that more teens will stop by next time, because the collection of young adult books is...
By Ruth Robbins Guest Contributor It has been years in the making, but for the first time since their installation in 1956, Chevy Chase Circle has a full set of new benches — and now, one of the major gateways to...
ANC 2E - Georgetown At the March 4 meeting: * The Metropolitan Police Department reported there has been an 89% increase in thefts from autos in the second police district over the same period last year. Over 15 of the...
A lot is happening this summer at the Chevy Chase Library, 5625 Connecticut Ave. NW. The Summer Reading Program began June 1 and continues through August. Everyone who participates, from toddlers to adults, can win prizes from the Nationals,...
Advisory Neighborhood Commissions Meeting Notices and Agenda Highlights To find links to your ANC's website, click here. Visit the District's ANC office to see maps of commission boundaries by ward. ANC 1B Lower Columbia Heights, Lower Georgia Avenue, Shaw, U Street, Pleasant Plains The...
The Citizens Association of Georgetown is working to adopt a resolution that our board will vote upon at its Oct. 24 meeting. The resolution will support the application for demolition of much of the West Heating Plant. The demolition...
We’ve had a change in leadership of our association. After serving as president for more than a year and a half, Deean Rubin has stepped down. Kate Barnes-Domotor, our first vice president, will serve as acting president, probably until...
The Potomac River Stormwater Retention Tunnel is big because the inside diameter must be 18 feet to accommodate the outflow from the river adjacent to the Kennedy Center to the treatment plant in Anacostia. The construction of the tunnel...
At the ANC’s June 13 meeting: The commission unanimously supported the expansion of the rain garden streetscape project on 19th Street at L Street to extend along 19th to M and K streets. Mike Van Atta, The Golden Triangle Business...

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