Removing Security Barrier, US Capitol

Posted on February 24th, 2021 by Elizabeth Nelson

On February 23, 2021, the Society released the statement below to members of Congress, including Rep. Eleanor Norton, and others. Subject: Removing intrusive security barrier around the US Capitol

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Kingsman Academy Expansion

Posted on July 29th, 2019 by Elizabeth Nelson

Kingsman Academy, an educational facility for teens and young adults with learning challenges, has plans to expand their physical plant located on the 1300 block of E St. NE.

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CHRS urges Council to keep Anacostia’s west bank road-free

Posted on January 12th, 2018 by Elizabeth Nelson

On January 11, 2018, CHRS testified before the Council against DDOT’s (and EventsDC’s) proposed “Park Drive” on the west bank of the Anacostia River.  The Anacostia Riverwalk Trail runs 20 miles along the river, passing near Barney Circle and RFK Stadium. It’s an amazing resource. But DDOT proposes to build a “Park Drive” for vehicles, paralleling the Riverwalk Trail. 

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