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Eastern HS Landmark Nomination

Posted on August 4th, 2023 by Elizabeth Nelson

The Historic Preservation Review Board (HPRB) unanimously designated Eastern High School as a historic landmark on the DC Inventory of Historic Sites.

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Kingman Park Historic District

Posted on July 10th, 2018 by Elizabeth Nelson

On May 3, 2018, the Historic Preservation Review Board approved the Kingman Park Historic District (Historic Designation Case 16-19).  

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Emerald Street NE Historic District

Posted on May 26th, 2017 by Elizabeth Nelson

Residents of Emerald Street, NE (13th/14th/E/F streets)  sought a historic district to protect their street. ANC 6A sponsored the application, which CHRS supported.

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Historic District Conversation

Posted on March 3rd, 2017 by Elizabeth Nelson

The Friends of Kingman Park Civic Association invite the public to attend an “Informational Panel on Historic Districts, Saturday, March 11, 2017 from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at St. Coletta of Greater Washington, 1910 Independence Ave. SE.

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Emerald Street Historic District Nomination

Posted on February 5th, 2017 by Elizabeth Nelson

Residents of Emerald Street NE (between 13th/14/E/F streets) have been working to make their street a historic district.  ANC 6A sponsored the historic district nomination.  The DC Historic Preservation Office has accepted the Emerald Street Historic District nomination for filing and assigned it Case No.17-05. (Emerald Street HD nomination)