In Your Neighborhood: June 7, 2017

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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 commission will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 6, at the D.C. Housing Finance Agency, 815 Florida Ave. NW. For details, visit anc1b.org.

ANC 1C
Adams Morgan

The commission will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 7, at Mary’s Center, 2355 Ontario Road NW. Agenda items include:

■ consideration of a committee recommendation that ANC 1C request clarity regarding the Historic Preservation Review Board’s preference among multiple design options presented at various times by the architects for proposed development at 2300 16th St. NW.
■ consideration of a committee recommendation that ANC 1C support moving the curb cut for a parking lot at 2341 Ontario Road NW farther south on the street.
■ presentation on initial community discussions to implement recommendations in the Adams Morgan Vision Framework (tentative).

For details, call 202-332-2630 or visit anc1c.org.

ANC 2A
Foggy Bottom, West End

The commission will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 21, in Room 108, Funger Hall, George Washington University, 2201 G St. NW. For details, visit anc2a.org.

ANC 2B
Dupont Circle

The commission will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 14, at the Brookings Institution, 1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Agenda items include:

■ announcements and public comments.
■ consideration of an Alcoholic Beverage Control application by Safeway for a new Class B grocery store license at 1701 Corcoran St. NW (full-service grocery store selling beer and wine; hours of operation daily from 5 a.m. to midnight; hours of alcoholic beverage sales daily from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.).
■ consideration of an Alcoholic Beverage Control application by Dacha Beer Garden for a new Class C tavern license at 1740 14th St. NW (tavern serving American fare; sidewalk cafe with 150 seats and a summer garden with 450 seats; total occupancy load of 600; hours of operation for premises from 7 a.m. to 2 a.m. Sunday through Thursday and 7 a.m. to 3 a.m. Friday and Saturday; hours of alcoholic beverage sales, service and consumption for premises from 8 a.m. to 2 a.m. Sunday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 3 a.m. Friday and Saturday; hours of operation for summer garden and sidewalk cafe from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday through Tuesday, 7 a.m. to midnight Wednesday and Thursday and 7 a.m. to 2 a.m. Friday and Saturday; hours of alcoholic beverage sales, service and consumption for summer garden and sidewalk cafe from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday through Tuesday, 8 a.m. to midnight Wednesday and Thursday, and 8 a.m. to 2 a.m. Friday and Saturday).
■ consideration of an Alcoholic Beverage Control application by Prequel for a new Class C tavern license at 919 19th St. NW (tavern with 231 seats and a total occupancy load of 351; proposed sidewalk cafe with 85 seats; hours of operation for premises from 8 a.m. to 2 a.m. Sunday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 3 a.m. Friday and Saturday; hours of alcoholic beverage sales, service and consumption for premises from 8 a.m. to 1:30 a.m. Sunday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 2:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday; hours of operation and alcoholic beverage sales, service and consumption for sidewalk cafe from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to midnight Friday and Saturday).
■ consideration of an Alcoholic Beverage Control license by Donburi DC for a new Class C restaurant license at 1134 19th St. NW (fast casual restaurant serving Japanese cuisine; seating capacity of 57 inside; total occupancy load of 92; no entertainment, performances or dancing; hours of operation and alcoholic beverage sales, service and consumption daily from 9 a.m. to 2 a.m.).
■ consideration of a resolution regarding the continuation or non-continuation of the East Dupont Circle Moratorium Zone.
■ consideration of a Board of Zoning Adjustment application at 1902 R St. NW for a variance from the maximum floor area ratio requirements to convert an existing four-story building into a four-unit apartment house.
■ consideration of a Board of Zoning Adjustment application at 2125 N St. NW for a variance from the minimum court dimensions to construct a partial third-story addition and roof deck on an existing three-story apartment house.
■ consideration of a Historic Preservation Review Board application at 1524 18th St. for a rear third-floor extension and roof deck.
■ consideration of a Historic Preservation Review Board application at 1753 Willard St. NW for a third-floor extension and roof deck.
■ consideration of a public space application by Akridge for streetscape improvements as part of its new development at 1101 16th St. NW, including new sidewalks, street trees, a fence, a retaining wall and bike racks.
■ consideration of a public space application by Liberty Property Trust for a new unenclosed sidewalk cafe at 1100 17th St. NW with nine tables and 17 seats.
■ consideration of a public space application by Chopt for a new unenclosed sidewalk cafe at 1629 K St. NW with six tables, 12 seats and four umbrellas.
■ consideration of a resolution regarding Zipcar’s application to use two street spaces at 1717 17th St. NW for carsharing vehicles.
■ consideration of a resolution regarding the DowntownDC Business Improvement District’s application to the D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities for grant funding to install public art in the Vermont Avenue NW exit of the McPherson Square Metro station.
■ consideration of a resolution regarding the 17th Street NW Storm Drain Mural Project to promote LGBTQ community identity.
■ update regarding the Dupont Circle Resource Center renovations.

For details, visit dupontcircleanc.net.

ANC 2C
Downtown, Penn Quarter

The commission will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, June 12, in Room G-9, John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. For details, visit anc2c.us or contact 2C@anc.dc.gov.

ANC 2D
Sheridan-Kalorama

The commission will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, June 19, at Our Lady Queen of the Americas Church, California Street and Phelps Place NW. Agenda items include:

■ commissioner comments.
■ police report.
■ reports from the offices of Mayor Muriel Bowser and Ward 2 D.C. Council member Jack Evans.
■ update on the Residential Permit Parking program.
■ discussion of home improvement permitting with Kristen Jones of the D.C. Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs.
■ presentation by the D.C. Office of Cable Television, Film, Music and Entertainment.
■ presentation on the DC Oral History Collaborative by Maggie Lemere.
■ discussion on LED streetlights with Delores Bushong.
■ announcements and open comments.

For details, visit anc2d.org or contact 2D01@anc.dc.gov.

ANC 2E
Georgetown, Burleith, Hillandale, Cloisters

At the commission’s May 30 meeting:
■ Alison Greenberg, executive director of Georgetown Heritage, said a public-partnership is underway to renovate the 1-mile portion of the C&O Canal that runs through Georgetown. A public meeting will be held on June 14 at 6 p.m. at the Georgetown Park mall.
■ ANC 2E chair Joe Gibbons reminded residents that proper approval from the Old Georgetown Board is required before most construction projects or alterations can take place on a site or building, including some interior work.
■ commissioners voted 6-0 to support Sunday construction work at the Duke Ellington School of the Arts in order for modernization work at the campus to meet its completion target of fall 2017.
■ commissioners voted 6-0 to support an Alcoholic Beverage Control application from Cafe Divan at 1834 Wisconsin Ave. NW to amend its settlement agreement. The restaurant applied to increase its capacity from 70 to 115 and change its operating hours to 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. on weekdays and 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. on weekends. The commission also voted 6-0 to approve a stipulated license.
■ commissioners voted 6-0 to protest a restaurant license for Grace Street Coffee Roaster at 3210 Grace St. NW until a settlement agreement is reached. Commissioners also voted 6-0 to approve a stipulated license as negotiations continue.
■ commissioners voted 6-0 to take the position that interior renovation work proposed at the 1789 Restaurant, 1226 36th St. NW, is not considered a substantial change to its alcohol license.
■ commissioners voted 6-0 to support an Alcoholic Beverage Control application for a restaurant license for Laduree, at 3060 M St. NW. Commissioners also voted 6-0 to approve a stipulated license.
■ commissioners voted 6-0 to support a Board of Zoning Adjustment application for a special exception to build a deck at the rear of a house at 1959 39th St NW.
■ commissioners voted 6-0 to support an Old Georgetown Board application at 3327 Dent Place NW. The homeowner plans to alter the front of the house and its windows.
■ commissioners voted 5-0 to oppose an Old Georgetown Board application for a deck at 1426 35th St. NW.
■ commissioners voted 5-0 to oppose an Old Georgetown Board application for 3149 O St. NW, where the homeowner wants to remove a rear bay window and replace it with a balcony, among other changes. Commissioners said it would not be a good fit with the surrounding neighborhood of much older homes.
■ commissioners voted 6-0 to take no position on an Old Georgetown Board application for Kung Fu Tea at 1529 Wisconsin Ave. NW to install a sign outdoors.
■ commissioners voted 6-0 to support an Old Georgetown Board application for a mixed-use development at 3000 M St. NW.
■ commissioners voted 6-0 to list their concerns with an Old Georgetown Board application for the redevelopment of the Exxon station at 3601 M St. NW, including potential disruption to homes on top of the hill directly above the site. They also said the design for the building was not “iconic” enough, given its prominent location at the entrance to Georgetown.
■ commissioners voted 5-0 to outline concerns with an Old Georgetown Board application for 2725 N St. NW, including whether the proposed renovations, with a rear addition and window and door replacement, would exceed 60 percent of lot occupancy. In addition, the commission wants the Old Georgetown Board to consider whether removing an interior fireplace would affect the building’s historic character.

The commission will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 29, in the second-floor Heritage Room at Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School, 1524 35th St. NW. For details, call 202-724-7098 or visit anc2e.com.

ANC 2F
Logan Circle

The commission will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 7, at the Washington Plaza Hotel, 10 Thomas Circle NW. Agenda items include:

■ announcements.
■ police report.
■ reports from the offices of Ward 2 D.C. Council member Jack Evans and Mayor Muriel Bowser.
■ presentation by Joseph Walton of the D.C. Department of Energy & Environment on integrated pest management.
■ consideration of Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration Policy Committee matters: ongoing settlement agreement discussions with Hando-Medo at 1315 14th St. NW, Maxwell Park (formerly Piassa Ethiopian) at 1336 9th St. NW and Tiger Fork at 922 N St. NW (rear); sidewalk cafe service for Da Hong Pao at 1409 14th St. NW; and a new Class C tavern license for Dacha Beer Garden at 1740 14th St. NW.
■ consideration of Community Development Committee matters: request for support of surplus and disposition of the historic Franklin School for the Planet Word Museum; Historic Preservation Review Board application for a new three-story bay and mansard at 1205 10th St. NW; Board of Zoning Adjustment application for special exceptions from use and side-yard requirements for an addition at the National City Christian Church at 5 Thomas Circle NW; public space application for a new unenclosed sidewalk cafe at 1352 R St. NW; and public space application for a new unenclosed sidewalk cafe for the Modern Market at 1010 Vermont Ave. NW.
■ consideration of a petition to proactively request no changes to the current zoning classification of 1525 15th St. NW.

For details, call 202-667-0052 or visit anc2f.org.

ANC 3B
Glover Park, Cathedral Heights

The commission will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 8, at Stoddert Elementary School and Glover Park Community Center, 4001 Calvert St. NW. Agenda items include:

■ police report.
■ status report by the D.C. Water and Sewer Authority on implementation of the Green Infrastructure Project in Glover Park, as well as a presentation on the agency’s program to encourage residents to use rain barrels and recycle the water rather than drain rainwater into the alleys, streets and sewers.
■ consideration of a grant request by Iona Senior Services for $850 to print more of its service information leaflets.
■ updates and open forum.

For details, email info@anc3b.org or visit anc3b.org.

ANC 3C
Cleveland Park, Woodley Park, Massachusetts Avenue Heights, Cathedral Heights

The commission will meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday, June 19, at the 2nd District Police Headquarters, 3320 Idaho Ave. NW. For details, visit anc3c.org.

ANC 3D
Spring Valley, Wesley Heights, Palisades, Kent, Foxhall

The commission will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 7, in Elderdice Hall, Kresge Building, Wesley Theological Seminary, 4500 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Agenda items include:

■ police report.
■ community concerns.
■ consent calendar consideration of removal of opposition to curb cuts at 3006-3016 University Terrace NW.
■ consideration of an Alcoholic Beverage Control application for a substantial change at Et Voila, 5120 MacArthur Blvd. NW, to add a wine pub permit.
■ presentation by MedStar Georgetown University Hospital on its Zoning Commission application.
■ presentation by DC Water regarding Foxhall Village.
■ presentation by the Office of the Attorney General.
■ other commission business, including comments on the Board of Ethics and Government Accountability’s proposed ethics rules for advisory neighborhood commissioners and creation of a Committee of the Whole for revision of bylaws.

For details, visit anc3d.org.

ANC 3E
Tenleytown, Friendship Heights, American University Park

The commission will meet at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 8, in Room NT08, Washington College of Law, American University 4300 Nebraska Ave. NW. Agenda items include:

■ announcements/open forum.
■ police report.
■ presentation by Georgetown Day School on revised plans for campus expansion, including a traffic study.
■ presentation by Urban Investment Partners on revised plans for redeveloping the property at 4624 Wisconsin Ave. NW.
■ discussion of and possible vote on a resolution regarding the Board of Ethics and Government Accountability’s proposed changes to ethic rules for advisory neighborhood commissioners.

For details, visit anc3e.org.

ANC 3F
Forest Hills, North Cleveland Park, Van Ness

The commission will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 20, in Room A-03, Building 44, University of the District of Columbia, 4200 Connecticut Ave. NW. For details, call 202-670-7262 or visit anc3f.com.

ANC 3/4G
Chevy Chase

The commission has canceled its June 12 meeting. The next meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, June 26, at the Chevy Chase Community Center, Connecticut Avenue and McKinley Street NW. For details, call 202-363-5803, email chevychaseanc3@verizon.net or visit anc3g.org.

ANC 4A
Colonial Village, Shepherd Park, Crestwood, Brightwood, 16th Street Heights

The commission does not have a meeting scheduled in July or August. The commission will meet next at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 5. The location has not been announced. For details, call 202-450-6225 or visit anc4a.org.

ANC 4C
Petworth, 16th Street Heights

The commission will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 14, in the basement meeting room at the Petworth Library, 4200 Kansas Ave. NW. For details, call 202-723-6670 or visit anc4c.org.