Tuesday, April 10, 2007

DDOT/Sharlene Reed to Make Streetscape Beautification Presentation at April ANC Meeting

Advisory Neighborhood Commission 5C Monthly Meeting
(Full Commission)
Tuesday, April 17, 2007
7 - 9 p.m.
Catholic University- Life Cycle Institute

Directions: driving on Michigan Avenue N.E., turn North onto John McCormack Rd, then left to the parking garage next to Flather Hall, then walk southwest to the Institute.

For full agenda: www.anc5c.org

Guest Presenter: Sharlene Reed, D.C. Dept. of Transportation (DDOT)

DDOT is working to finalize grants that will bring streetscape improvements including banners, wrong iron tree boxes, and plants to our neighborhood. Ms. Reed will present the grant proposals and gather final citizen input for the Eckington and Hanover/Truxton Circle grants. See http://www.dcstreetscapeenhancements.orgThe current Eckington proposal is for hanging plant baskets and banners only. Hanover will also receive tree boxes and other improvements.

Additional highlights: Capt. Melvin Scott, 5D MPD, will give a Public Safety Report and residents will be given an opportunity to express community concerns.

Additional Community Meetings
Single Member District Meeting (5C-02)
Commissioner Kris Hammond will be available for community concerns at
6:30 p.m.
Monday, April 16, 2007
McKinley Technology High School
151 T Street N.E. 7 - 9 p.m.
. . . followed by the Eckington Civic Association monthly meeting at the same location.

D.C. Metro Police Dept., PSA 501
Wednesday, April 18, 2007
7 - 8:30 p.m.
Harry Thomas Recreation Center
1743 Lincoln Road, NE

Future PSA 501 meetings: May 16th, 2007 from 7:00 to 8:30 PM