Category: Planning

“Planning” in DC

XMAS PRESS RELEASE: #DCCOMPPLAN GIFT TO DEVELOPERS

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PRESS RELEASE, DC FOR REASONABLE DEVELOPMENT, CONTACT CHRIS OTTEN,  ‪(202) 656-5874 Mayor’s Proposed Changes to DC Comprehensive Plan “Unlawful” and “A Gift to Developers”; More than 130 DC Residents Wrote Letters at Hearing Deadline Demanding An End to Displacement Washington, DC — In late November 2020, spanning two Council hearings consisting of 10+ hours of […]

CompPlan: Opinion | D.C.’s growth is tied to the amended Comprehensive Plan – The Washington Post

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/local-opinions/dcs-growth-is-tied-to-the-amended-comprehensive-plan/2020/12/10/f89509dc-399c-11eb-9276-ae0ca72729be_story.html D.C.’s growth is tied to the amended Comprehensive Plan Opinion by Neil Albert Dec. 11, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. EST Neil Albert is president and chief executive of the DowntownDC Business Improvement District. It would be in the best interests of D.C. residents and businesses for the D.C. Council to approve the amended Comprehensive Plan — and […]

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 […]

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 […]