At the commission's Jan. 23 meeting: * Jeff Nestler replaced Ellen Goldstein, who did not run for re-election. Professionally, Nestler is an attorney with the prosecutor's office. He was elected by the commission as Vice Chairperson/Treasurer. David Bender was re-elected...
Concerns are growing among parents in our association’s area about Mayor Muriel Bowser’s proposed 2017-18 budget for the District’s public schools. As the number of students has grown, the mayor’s proposed rate of spending per pupil has not kept...
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...
Recognizing the importance of nurturing the role of our community’s young people as change agents, the Shepherd Park Citizens Association is taking steps to establish a Junior Board. Zewiditu Ruffin will be the adult sponsor, with the first participants...
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...

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