Lafayette Park, the largest recreation space within our association’s area, periodically needs a more thorough clean-up than the D.C. government provides. The Friends of Lafayette Park (FOLP) organization coordinates this activity and is seeking help from neighborhood volunteers. The session...
The District Department of Transportation recently presented its "Livability Study" for the "Rock Creek Far West," which consists of the area south of Massachusetts Avenue, east of the Maryland border, north of the Potomac River, west of Glover Archbold...
The Citizens Association of Georgetown got good news on May 18 with the approval of the West Heating Plant design plan by the Commission of Fine Arts. Other obstacles may arise, including the decision by the Mayor’s Agent for...
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...
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...
The Thanksgiving turkey has passed its glorious display, with more leftovers than we can eat placed in the refrigerator in plastic containers. Fortunately, we can proceed to the holiday events that place us in the mood for music such...
Our group has been working on street parking issues in Georgetown for many years. There are many different categories that need to be addressed. For streets that do not have parking problems, there is no need to regulate them...
At the commission’s June 20 meeting: Metropolitan Police Dept. Lt. Darren Haskis reported there were 2 assaults with a dangerous weapon in the commission’s area this past month. Both have been solved and arrests made. Robberies jumped from 4...
ANC 3C - Cathedral Heights/Woodley Park At the April 15th Meeting: * Commissioner Nancy MacWood said there will be an Office of the Attorney General event Tuesday, April 23rd at 6pm at The Old Council Chambers to celebrate DC students...
Last week, Lafayette Elementary School finished a successful first year in its newly refurbished building at Broad Branch Road and Northampton Street NW. The 765 students enjoyed spacious classrooms, sunlit hallways and four new playgrounds, though the first few...

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