Capitol Hill Restoration Society

Mural Tour

Posted on September 1, 2023

Capitol Hill is home to many works of art painted on the exteriors of homes and businesses. We are continuing to add murals, as we find them. Read more »

Art Walk 2023

Posted on August 8, 2023

Local artists and artisans displayed their work in their own micro-galleries, in Capitol Hill home-studios, on porches or in yards. Saturday and Sunday,  September 9 – 10, 2023. Co-sponsored by CHRS and the Capitol Hill Art League (CHAL). Free to both artists and visitors.

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Eastern HS Landmark Nomination

Posted on August 4, 2023

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

Zoning Protections for Solar

Posted on May 22, 2023

The following zoning regulations protect solar installations from development that would interfere with their operation.
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