Union Station Expansion

Posted on November 27, 2018

For the past three years CHRS has participated in an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) undertaken by the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) for the expansion of the Union Station Rail Terminal. Read more »

Thankful for You

Posted on November 24, 2018

A word of thanks to our supporters: We count on your assistance in keeping Capitol Hill the vibrant, beautiful historic neighborhood we all love.
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Streetscape Spaces

Posted on November 5, 2018

Below is text and illustrations from a paper by Nancy Metzger delineating, describing and documenting spaces surrounding buildings in the Capitol Hill Historic District. The complete paper, which maintains the original formatting, is available for download in .pdf format: StreetscapeSpacesNancyMetzger112018. Read more »

Hilloween 2018

Posted on October 19, 2018

Hilloween is an annual free street party outside of Eastern Market. On October 26,  CHRS again hosted a children’s activity table with beads to string, and an avalanche of  CHRS swag -pencils, lip balm, trick-or-treat bags. Photos! Read more »

House Expo 2018

Posted on October 11, 2018

Attendees at the 2018 House ExpoOn Sunday, October 21, 2018, CHRS held a free House Expo at the Eastern Market North Hall, featuring a wide variety of home service exhibitors.  Photos Read more »

Curb Appeal – Preservation Cafe

Posted on September 30, 2018

Architectural conservator Justine P. Bello will present Curb Appeal: How to Preserve a Rowhouse Facade on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.

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Barracks Row Festival 2018

Posted on September 29, 2018

 On Saturday, September 29, 2018 we staffed a booth at the Barracks Row Fall Festival, an ideal opportunity to introduce ourselves to newcomers to The Hill and to those living outside the boundaries of the Historic District. Read more »

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