Archive for September, 2015

DDOT Virginia Avenue SE Streetscape Restoration Review Meeting

Posted on September 23rd, 2015 by Elizabeth Nelson

September 28, 2015, 6:30 p.m., DDOT, ANC 6B and ANC 6D will host a public meeting to review proposed plans for the restoration of the Virginia Avenue, SE, streetscape following the completion of the CSX Virginia Avenue Tunnel project. The meeting will be held in the community room at 200 I Street, SE.

DDOT State Rail Plan – Open House

Posted on September 23rd, 2015 by Elizabeth Nelson

September 28, 2015, 5:30 p.m., DDOT will host an open house public meeting to kick off the development of a District of Columbia State Rail Plan (SRP) at the Friendship Public Charter School-Chamberlain Campus, 1345 Potomac Avenue, SE.

Painted Brick: Pros & Cons – Preservation Cafe

Posted on September 22nd, 2015 by Elizabeth Nelson

The September 16, 2015 Preservation Cafe featured local architectural conservator and Capitol Hill resident, Justine Posluszny Bello, speaking on the issues associated with painting historic brick rowhouses.  

CHRS Walking Tour – North Lincoln Park (east)

Posted on September 17th, 2015 by Elizabeth Nelson

On September 27, 2015, CHRS presented a reprise of a 2007 tour of North Lincoln Park covering the 200 block of 14th Place NE, 1400 block of C Street NE, 200 block of 14th Street NE, Ames Place NE, 100 block 15th Street NE , and 1500 block of A Street NE.

Value of Preservation – Membership Meeting

Posted on September 15th, 2015 by Elizabeth Nelson

“A Great Neighborhood and an Historic One – What is the Relationship?” John Sandor,  President of the DC Preservation League, will be the featured speaker at a Membership Meeting, Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at 7 p.m. at the Northeast Neighborhood Library, 330 7th St. NE (lower level).

Overbeck Lecture: Duke Ellington’s Washington

Posted on September 9th, 2015 by Elizabeth Nelson

On Monday, September 21, at 7:30 p.m., the Overbeck History Project kicks off its new lecture season in a new venue – Hill Center’s Lincoln room – with an exploration of Duke Ellington’s Washington.

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Zoning Committee Agenda 9/10/15

Posted on September 7th, 2015 by Elizabeth Nelson

The CHRS Zoning Committee will consider the following cases on September 10, 2015.

DDOE Wildlife Action Plan Comments

Posted on September 2nd, 2015 by Elizabeth Nelson

CHRS urges DOEE to make the Wildlife Action Plan goals a priority for entire DC government.