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...
By: Amanda Menas In the wake of the murder of Wendy Martinez on September 17, Chief of Police Peter Newsham and Councilmember Jack Evans were available for questions at the Logan Circle Neighborhood Crime Meeting. ANC2F Commissioners hosted this meeting. “It’s...
Washington Performing Arts has selected Lonnie Bunch, III – a longtime Shepherd Park resident and founding director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture – to receive its 2018 Ambassador of the Arts Award. The award...
ANC 1B Lower Columbia Heights, Lower Georgia Avenue, Shaw, U Street, Pleasant Plains The commission will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 12, at the D.C. Housing Finance Agency, 815 Florida Ave. NW. For details, visit anc1b.org.   ANC 1C Adams Morgan The commission will hold...
Barnaby Woods is a close-knit community living in harmony with its surroundings. Bordered by Rock Creek Park and developed to make the most of its natural contours and topography, it is a green and tranquil refuge that has long...
Amazon plans to open a brick-and-mortar bookstore in Georgetown on a block that once housed the city’s largest Barnes & Noble location. The e-commerce giant has leased 10,000 square feet of space in the building at 3040 M St. NW,...
During a tense community discussion last week of the latest plans for a new science building on the Washington International School’s Cleveland Park campus, one resident tried to offer an olive branch. Although he’s concerned about the proposal, he...
Public meetings are scheduled early next week to discuss renovation plans for two recreation areas in our association’s vicinity: the Chevy Chase Community Center and Lafayette Park. The D.C. government plans to renovate the community center, at Connecticut Avenue and...
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...
As warmer winters exacerbate the District’s rodent issues, Mayor Muriel Bowser is emphasizing the importance of proper trash management and highlighting city programs targeting rats and other vermin. The city’s vermin control strategy takes “a comprehensive and 21st century approach...

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