Valuing our Unique Urban Forest/CHRS Membership Meeting

Posted on July 31, 2014

Mark Buscaino of Casey Trees will present “Valuing our Unique Urban Forest” on Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 7 pm  at HillCenter, 921 Pennsylvania Ave SE. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m.  CHRS members will review and approve the FY 2014-2015 budget prior to the presentation. Read more »

Public Space

Posted on July 16, 2014

DDOT issued Departmental Order No. 1-2014, April 30, 2014 in response to concerns raised by CHRS and others specifically about Reservation 266, but the Policy applies to all pocket parks under DDOT control.  DDOT has since proposed Regulations that would implement this policy. Read more »

1229 E Street SE – “Shotgun House”

Posted on June 18, 2014

We believe that the owner of the shotgun house at 1229 E Street, SE  has engaged in demolition by neglect by failing to maintain the building, and as a result, has blighted the surrounding neighborhood for a number of years.  Read more »

  • HIstoric Home off LIncoln Park
  • Carrying the banner in 2012
  • Lineup to see house on Capitol HillA scene from 2013
  • CHRS Car in 2013 July 4th Parade
  • CHRS contingent in 2013 parade
  • Gary Peterson interviews Ellen McCarthy, Director OPGary Peterson interviews Ellen McCarthy, Director OP


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