Talks from the 60th Anniversary Celebration at St. Mark’s

Posted on February 10th, 2015 by Elizabeth Nelson

On January 28, 2015, we celebrated our 60th anniversary in the newly renovated parish hall at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church. Over 100 members and guests attended, and were treated to music, food, cake, and reminiscences about some of CHRS’s victories in past decades by members who took part. Photos of the event are posted here.

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Valuing our Unique Urban Forest/CHRS Membership Meeting

Posted on September 20th, 2014 by Elizabeth Nelson

Marty O’Brien, Chief Operating Officer of Casey Trees, presented “Valuing our Unique Urban Forest” on Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 7 pm  at HillCenter, 921 Pennsylvania Ave SE.  CHRS members reviewed and approved the FY 2014-2015 budget prior to the presentation.

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June 4 Membership Meeting

Posted on June 2nd, 2014 by Elizabeth Nelson

Ellen McCarthy, the new Director of the DC Office of Planning (OP), was the featured speaker at the summer Membership Meeting, Wednesday, June 4, 2014. Ms. McCarthy shared her views and the OP outlook on development and the zoning regulations rewrite, highlighting the Capitol Hill area.

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Sustainability Members Meeting, September 19, 2013

Posted on July 2nd, 2013 by Elizabeth Nelson

Go green or preserve? You can do both. DC Historic Preservation officials show how, through solar, reuse, and appropriate materials and practices. Thursday, September 19 at 7 p.m. at Hill Center, 921 Pennsylvania Ave. SE.