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 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 »
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.
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 »
There was a four-alarm fire at the Arthur Capper Senior Building (900 5th St. SE) on September 19, 2018. Read more »
DDOT plans to issue permits for the installation of Small Cell Technology infrastructure. This could have a major impact on the streetscape, viewsheds and tree canopy throughout the District.