Category: Zoning

News Release — Southwest Community Awards Ceremony

News Release — Southwest Community Awards Ceremony FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 12, 2021 Southwest showed appreciation to individuals and organizations that helped community through COVID pandemic during awards ceremony on July 10. SOUTHWEST, WASHINGTON, D.C. – An ad hoc group of residents formed to recognize nine individuals and organizations that helped the community through the COVID […]

Press Update :: DC Residents Flood NCPC Meeting About DC Comp Plan; Not One Govt Official Refutes Fact that No Planning Studies Accompanied Mayor’s Plan Amendments

Press Update — DC for Reasonable Development, (202) 656-5874   DC Residents Flood NCPC Meeting About DC Comp Plan; Not One Govt Official Refutes Fact that No Planning Studies Accompanied Mayor’s Plan Amendments   Yesterday, 16 DC residents from across the city asked the National Capital Planning Commission (NCPC) to send the DC Comp Plan […]

Press Alert :: DC RESIDENTS ASKING NCPC TO SEND COMP PLAN BACK TO DC COUNCIL

[with attached testimony] Press Alert — DC for Reasonable Development, (202) 656-5874 DC Residents to National Capital Planning Commission: Send the DC Comp Plan Back to the City Council and Mayor for Real Planning & Impact Study On Thursday, July 1, 2021, the National Capital Planning Commission (NCPC) intends to review the DC Comprehensive Plan […]

ANC6D Litsky Caught in $100,000 Scandal

Southwest Voice April 2020 Issue www.swvoicedc.com Cover Story: Litsky's $100,000 Scandal | “No Chip for Me”: Perspectives from Unvaccinated | How Resident Overcame Fears to Get Vaccinated | SW Marches for Civil Rights | Housing Authority Director is Out | Resident Editorial | GGW Gets it Wrong (Again) | Poetic Voice Corner | Quiet Place […]

MidCity’s Private Police Force Calls MPD to Arrest Brookland Manor Children, Seniors for Community Film Screening

Press Alert MidCity’s Private Police Force Calls MPD to Arrest Brookland Manor Children, Seniors for Community Film Screening   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 23, 2021   Contacts: Ms. Minnie Elliott, BMBVRA President, bmbvassociation@gmail.com, (202) 299-6647 Beth Wagner, Organizer, brooklandmanorcoalition@gmail.com, (301) 800-1497   The Brookland Manor/Brentwood Village Residents Association (BMBVRA), representing the largest remaining affordable housing […]

PRESS ALERT: Before the City Council Vote Today, Residents From Around the City File a Lawsuit Against the Mayor’s DC Comp Plan Changes

  PRESS ALERT: Contact DC for Reasonable Development, (202) 656-5874, dc4reality@gmail.com   Before the City Council Vote Today, Residents From Around the City File a Lawsuit Against the Mayor’s DC Comp Plan Changes; “A Slightly Less Racist Plan, Is Still a Racist Plan”   Washington, DC — Just before the City Council takes up a […]

Social Housing Enters Pages of Comp Plan – DECAA Zoom – May 17, 7 pm

Media release May 17, 2021 Contact Nick DelleDonne 703-929-6656   Social Housing Enters Pages of Comp Plan DECAA Zoom – May 17, 7 pm   The District's affordable housing crisis has spurred renewed interest in social housing as an alternative to Mayor Bowser's #Build,Build,Build policy, which, it seems, will never provide housing for those who need it […]

PR: Nadeau’s Changes to the DC Comp Plan Resurrects Redlining of the Past

Press Alert: Adams Morgan for Reasonable Developmentadmo4rd@gmail.com Councilmember Brianne Nadeau's Changes to the DC Comp Plan Resurrects Redlining of the Past – Proposed Upzoning Benefits Wealthy White Landowners With No Impact Studies Washington, DC – In mid-March 2021, at a lightly attended ANC-1C committee meeting, Ward 1 Councilmember Brianne Nadeau's staff introduced for the first […]