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Lamond-Riggs Library Rebuild

Following is an on-line survey sponsored by Lamond-Riggs Library Friends.  This survey is part of a coordinated neighborhood effort led by the friends group to convey to city officials neighborhood input about the pending remodeling. A complete renovation of the … Continue reading

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Spring Cleanup and Mulching

Today, neighbors completed the Spring cleanup of the triangle park, 12th/Michigan/Shepherd Streets NE, with the spreading of the mulch provided by D.C. Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR). Three cubic yards had been delivered on the Shepherd Street side. Divided … Continue reading

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MPCA Position on Mundo Verde Public Charter School

MPCA stands opposed to the current petition by Mundo Verde Public Charter School to operate on 4401 8th Street NE, Washington, DC 20017 (corner of 8th and Varnum Streets) unless the following two provisions are met: 1. Agree to create and implement … Continue reading

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MPCA Position Traffic

March 07, 2017 Traffic Section of the Michigan Park Citizen’s Association (MPCA) position in opposition to the proposed EYA development of the St Joseph’s Seminary property dated 1/24/2017, amended 03/07/2017: MPCA held a meeting with EYA and Gorove/Slade Traffic Engineers … Continue reading

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MPCA Position on Proposed St. Joseph’s Development

January 17, 2017 Michigan Park Citizen’s Association (MPCA) Position in opposition to the Proposed EYA development of the St Joseph’s Seminary property. Summary: MPCA respects and values the work and mission of the St. Joseph’s Seminary. We consider them good … Continue reading

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Howard University Development

Please see the attached presentation by the Urban Land Institute for the Howard University School of Divinity, at 14th and Taylor Streets NE. Please see SLIDE #46 for the Conceptual Site Plan of the proposed development on what is referred to … Continue reading

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Spring Bloom

Hyacinths (foreground) and daffodils (background), planted in Fall 2014, are blooming. Other areas of the park are budding as well.  The Spring clean-up of the park is planned for Saturday, 23 April 2016, 9-12 am.

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Excelon/Pepco Settlement Agreement

Attached are Key Features of the proposed Exelon/Pepco Settlement Agreement, the Settlement Agreement Comparison Chart and Settlement Agreement PowerPoint.  These documents are from the Consumers Services Division, Office of the People’s Counsel for the District of Columbia. Settlement Agreement PowerPoint … Continue reading

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MPCA Announcement – St Josephs Seminary

The following announcement is from the Executive Committee of the Michigan Park Citizens Association (MPCA). Michigan Park Citizens Association (MPCA) will comment on specific proposals and plans for development of the property surrounding the Saint Josephs Seminary, 1200 Varnum Street … Continue reading

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Allison Street Traffic Study

Please see the attached Allison Street Traffic Study along 1200 and 1300 blocks Allison Street NE. The detailed traffic analysis was completed in October, 2015 by concerned Michigan Park neighbors who formed a working group to address traffic issue. ASTS … Continue reading

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