The National Capital Planning Commission and the DC Office of Planning sent separate recommendations regarding the Height Act to Congress on November 20, 2013. NCPC listened to CHRS, 30+ other organizations and numerous residents and recommended retaining height limits; OP recommended relaxing them. Representative Darryl Issa has scheduled a Congressional hearing for December 2, 2013.
Height Act Study Letter June 28, 2013 As the National Capital Planning Commission and the DC Office of Planning completed Phase 1 of the Congressionally directed Height Act study, CHRS urged them to make no changes in order to protect Washington, DC’s unique character.
13 Tuesday, 6:30 – 8:30 pm, Height Master Plan Phase 2 Public Meeting, Ward 6, Office of Planning, 1100 4th St., SW, 2nd Floor
24 Wednesday, 10:00-noon, Height Master Plan Phase 2 Kick-Off, Subject: Economic Feasibility Analysis (no public testimony)
National Capital Planning Commission, 401 9th Street, NW, Ste. 500N.