Swampoodle Grants

Posted on February 16, 2019

Residential property owners in the four squares 752, 753, 777 and 778 bounded by Second to Fourth Streets, and F to H Streets, NE in Washington DC are invited to apply to the Capitol Hill Restoration Society (CHRS) for home improvement grants. Read more »

Draft Small Cell Guidelines and Public Space Committee meeting

Posted on February 2, 2019

DDOT’s Public Space Committee will address these at two public hearings, the regular meeting to be held Friday, March 15, 2019, 5 pm and a special meeting, Thursday, March 21, 2019, 1 pm. Written comments due by March 15 at 5 pm. The most recent version (2-1-2019) of the draft Small Cell Guidelines Small Cell Design Guidelines –  released by DDOT Public Space Committee, Friday, February 1, 2019 – DDOT Small Cell Page Read more »

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 »

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