Category: Ward 2

When is a Roof Not a Roof? Residents Challenge Zoning Approval of Masonic Lot – Dupont ANC Committee Agenda Tonight

Media Advisory April 7, 2021 Contact: Nick DelleDonne 703 929 6656   When is a Roof Not a Roof? Residents Challenge Zoning Approval of Masonic Lot – Dupont ANC Committee Agenda Tonight   Dupont East Civic Action Association (DECAA) asks the question: When is a roof an embellishment? In a presentation tonight at Dupont ANC […]

Media Release: The Peculiar Alliance between Mayor Bowser and Developers, What the Lawsuit on the Masonic Temple Development Shows

Media releaseMarch 21, 2021Contact Nick DelleDonne703-929-6656 The Peculiar Alliance between Mayor Bowser and Developers,What the Lawsuit on the Masonic Temple Development Shows Dupont East Civic Action Association (DECAA) was established in 2019 to promote the historic character of the neighborhood. One of our first acts was to apply for an extension of the historic landmark […]

Crime Solvers – With MPD Video, Dupont Neighbors May ID Vigilantes in Homeless Encampment Removal at Safeway, July 2020

Media release  March 15, 2021  Contact Nick DelleDonne  703-929-6656   Community May Solve Encampment Mystery!     With MPD Video, Dupont Neighbors May ID Vigilantes   in Homeless Encampment Removal at Safeway, July 2020    Last year early in the morning of Sunday, July 26, vigilantes under cover of night, removed the homeless encampments on 17th St. NW, outside the Safeway. In a despicable act of violence on residents of the community who have little, a […]

Can Social Housing Get Us Affordable Housing in DC?– Guest Merrifield at DECAA Meeting, tonight, 7 pm

Media release February 15, 2021 Contact Nick DelleDonne 703-929-6656   Outside the Box – Can Social Housing Get Us Affordable Housing in DC? –  Guest Will Merrifield at DECAA Meeting, Monday Feb. 15, 7 pm    One of the essential challenges that governments are struggling with is the provision for high-quality affordable housing. Mayor Bowser’s ambitious housing program is NOT producing […]

Who’s the Man behind the Curtain? ‘Mayor’s Agent’ OKs Masonic Temple Lot Division – Role of Planning Dir. Trueblood Questioned

Media release November 23, 2020 Contact Nick DelleDonne 703-929-6656 Who‘s the Man behind the Curtain? ‘Mayor’s Agent’ OKs Masonic Temple Lot Division Role of Planning Dir. Trueblood Questioned   The city’s conflicted process of approving development projects came more sharply into focus on November 6 when the Mayor’s Agent for Historic Preservation approved the subdivision of […]

Dupont East Forum: Candidates Support Open Space, Biker Control, Affordable Housing

Media Release On Sept. 19, 2020 Contact Nick DelleDonne 703 929 6656   Dupont East Forum: Candidates Support Open Space, Biker Control, Affordable Housing   Preserving and creating more open space was a major issue at the At-Large Candidate Forum held Thursday, Sept. 17, by the Dupont East Civic Action Association (DECAA).  Without dissent, candidates called […]

Reminder – DECAA Canidades Forum Tonight – Your Score Card – Questions

DECAA's CANDIDATES FORUM Your Score Card – Questions – see attached and below At-Large Seats on the DC Council Co-Sponsored by  TENAC, DC’s Tenant Advocacy Coalition, Shaw-Dupont Citizens Alliance And The Library Renaissance Project Thurs., Sept. 17, 2020, at 6:30-8:30 P.M. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82538246632?pwd=QXpXc0JCeG9tMnBZTXlEdEJxVnNHZz09 +1 929 205 6099 US (New York) Meeting ID: 825 3824 […]