Last week, an annual dinner sponsored by the Citizens Advisory Council in the Metropolitan Police Department’s 2nd District celebrated the hard work and dedication of our local officers. Officer Christopher Denton of our police service area, PSA 201, was...
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 commission will...
Over the past year, seniors in our area have been pressing for more activities and services at the Chevy Chase Community Center. After many discussions but little conclusive action, the D.C. Department of Parks and Recreation, which manages the building...
Will Handsfield of the Georgetown Business Improvement District gave a presentation on the plans for modifications along Water Street/K Street adjacent to the Georgetown Waterfront Park at the June 20 board meeting of the Citizens Association of Georgetown. Goals...
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...
ANC 1B Lower Columbia Heights, Lower Georgia Avenue, Shaw, U Street, Pleasant Plains The commission will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 1, at the D.C. Housing Finance Agency, 815 Florida Ave. NW. Agenda items include: announcements from the offices of Mayor...
October is a busy month for the Shepherd Park Citizens Association. The winter-wear collection for the children and teens of Hope and a Home runs through Oct. 31. The drop-off is again at Rex Cleaners, 7346 Georgia Ave. NW,...
It took awhile to clear hurdles in the D.C. government bureaucracy, but a bench in honor of the late civil rights leader Julian Bond was finally dedicated this week. It was back in 2015 that Advisory Neighborhood Commission 3/4G...
Upper Georgia Avenue has a cleaner face! Thanks to advisory neighborhood commissioner Stacey Lincoln and 17 volunteers, five large garbage bags with over 150 pounds of trash were collected on Saturday, Nov. 3. It is hoped that apartment dwellers...
Fire engines rolled up and down Geranium Street NW on Sunday evening, headed to a fire in the 7300 block of 12th Street. Our neighbor, Ernst Yombo, was able to exit the house and obtain assistance from his next-door...

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