It’s time for our community to make recommendations to the D.C. government about the future of the Chevy Chase Community Center complex at Connecticut Avenue and McKinley Street NW. Advisory Neighborhood Commission 3/4G (Chevy Chase) has scheduled meetings this week...
March 20 is a very important day for Shepherd Park residents and those across the city. It is hoped that the D.C. Council’s planned meeting on the D.C. Comprehensive Plan at the Wilson Building will be standing room only,...
There are so many ways residents in the combined Shepherd Park-Colonial Village-North Portal Estates area can be involved in the community. The area listserve is filled with information, announcements of upcoming events and requests. Although some try, no one...
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...
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...
Most of Georgetown is witnessing a reduction in traffic and parking on our streets, which began right after Memorial Day. I do not recall previously having seen such a drop-off in traffic. Many students at Georgetown University have departed...
The Golden Triangle Business Improvement District’s 6th annual Golden Haiku competition is ending February 4, but submissions are still being accepted.  Aspiring poets from around the globe are invited to write and submit up to three contemporary haiku to be judged...
ANC 4B — Takoma, Riggs Park. Brightwood At the April 22nd meeting: * Deputy Chief of Staff Dolly Turner for the office of Councilmember Brandon Todd said the Council is undergoing a series of budget hearings. Turner invited the community to...
Three gatherings at the Chevy Chase Community Center this month reported progress on planning for improvements both at the center and at nearby Lafayette Park. The first was on June 1, when at-large D.C. Council member Anita Bonds visited...
The Potomac River stormwater retention tunnel extending along the Potomac River is being studied to determine the impact of the project in and around the Georgetown Waterfront Park. The retention tunnel could be a 100-foot-deep drop shaft in the...

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