Category: Ward 1

COMP PLAN NEWS: Ward Eight and Ward One Ask Council to Reject Comp Plan

[please share] Ward Eight and Ward One Ask DC City Council to Reject the Mayor’s Controversial DC Comp Plan Changes — www.plandc.dc.gov ====== Ward 8 ANC’s have recently reacted to the proposed changes to the DC Comprehensive Plan.  ANC 8C just passed a resolution, in part says: RESOLVED THAT ANC 8C urges with the Commission’s […]

Press Release:: Comp Plan Leaves Behind Ward One Residents

PRESS RELEASE, DC GRASSROOTS PLANNING COALITION – WARD ONE ward1@dcgrassrootsplanning.org Ward One Residents Say Office of Planning Excluded Limited-English Speaking Communities; Mayor Doesn’t Ensure Comp Plan Notices/Materials Are Translated April 8, 2021, WASHINGTON, DC — The DC City Council received a letter from more than 70 Ward One residents who among other concerns are advocating […]

PRESS ALERT: McMillan Neighbors Ask For Mendelson’s Help About Asbestos

Press Alert, SMAC.DC@gmail.com MCMILLAN NEIGHBORS PLEAD FOR HELP FROM COUNCIL CHAIR PHIL MENDELSON AS DEMOLITION IMMINENT; LETTER SENT ASKING FOR SAFETY PLANNING AND TESTING REPORTS WASHINGTON, DC — On Tuesday April 5, 2021, McMillan Park neighbors and supporters asked DC City Council Chair, Phil Mendelson to intervene for the health and well-being of DC residents […]

Press Alert: Changes to Plan Maps “Work Around” Community Input

For Immediate Release Contact Marc Poe, 202-577-7104, neighborsofparkview@gmail.com Ward One Neighbors Demand “Actual Planning” Come With Amendments to DC Comp Plan; Changes to Plan Maps “Work Around” Community Input Washington, DC — Residents living and working in the Pleasant Plains and Parkview communities of Ward One have sent a letter to Councilmember Brianne Nadeau and […]

PRESS RELEASE – Constituents Seek Investigation of McDuffie for Neglect of Duty, Conflict of Interest Based on Thousands in Political Contributions

PRESS RELEASE                         February 18, 2021 Contact: Linwood Norman Save McMillan Action Coalition smac.dc@gmail.com 202-656-3012   Constituents Seek Investigation of McDuffie for Neglect of Duty, Conflict of Interest Based on Thousands in Political Contributions   A group of Ward 5 residents is asking the DC Board of Ethics and Government Accountability, DC Inspector General […]

PRESS INVITE: Saturday Feb 13 Briefing on Adams Morgan Plaza Legal & More

Media Advisory – For Immediate Release Advisory for Saturday, February 13, 2021 Press Briefing 12:00-12:20 p.m., Public Event 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. EST Location: Adams Morgan Plaza, SW Corner of 18th Street NW and Columbia Road NW, Washington D.C. Media Contact: Vikram Surya Chiruvolu Mobile: 202-250-1230 Vikram.Chiruvolu@gmail.com Web: AdMoPlaza.com Ward One Community Rallies with […]

Park Morton Residents and Neighbors to DCHA: Stop Displacing Longtime Residents During Pandemic, Adopt Park Morton Equity Plan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 11, 2021 Contact: equityforparkmorton@gmail.com  Park Morton Residents and Neighbors to DCHA: Stop Displacing Longtime Residents During Pandemic, Adopt Park Morton Equity Plan During D.C. Housing Authority public hearing on the Park Morton Equity Plan, 12 residents and community members testified to support the plan and prevent the agency from further displacing […]

Press Alert: Adams Morgan Plaza Injunction Reversed

Press Alert JAN 12 2021 Adams Morgan for Reasonable Development, admo4rd@gmail.com Adams Morgan Plaza Supporters Stunned By Legal Turn of Events; Judge Puig-Lugo Grants Standing But Then Overturns Prior Superior Court Decision Summarily Ruling for Suntrust Bank Tuesday, January 12, 2021, Adams Morgan, Washington, DC — DC Superior Court Judge Hiram Puig-Lugo stunned Adams Morgan […]

PRESS RELEASE: McDuffie Ignores Ward 5 Residents’ Request for Meeting About Asbestos Health Risks at McMillan Park — Complaints may be filed with Board of Ethics and Government Accountability; Independent Auditor; and Inspector General

———- Forwarded message ——— From: SaveMcMillan ActionCoalition <smac.dc@gmail.com> Date: Thu, Dec 24, 2020 at 9:06 AM Subject: PRESS RELEASE: McDuffie Ignores Ward 5 Residents’ Request for Meeting About Asbestos Health Risks at McMillan Park — Complaints may be filed with Board of Ethics and Government Accountability; Independent Auditor; and Inspector General To: SaveMcMillan ActionCoalition <smac.dc@gmail.com> […]

Tenant Council Urges DC Council Not Pass Bill on Tuesday, Continues to Fight Displacement from Public Housing & Demand Equity

Contact: William Jordan  Park Morton Equity Team 202 500 0699 whj@melanet.com   Tenant Council Urges DC Council Not Pass Bill on Tues., Continues to Fight Displacement from Public Housing & Demand Equity   The Council @ Park Morton, representing residents at the city’s Park Morton public housing complex adjacent to Georgia Ave. in NW, are urging […]