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Medical Professional Openings with Police and Fire Clinic

The Police & Fire Clinic located at 920 Varnum Street NE has a number of positions to be filled ASAP. DC residents are preferred although  applicants from all parts of the metro area are welcome. If interested please respond to … Continue reading

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National Conservatory of Arts Summer Music Programs

National Conservatory of Arts Summer Music Programs Offering an award-winning and innovative music curriculum, NCA’s Summer Camps, and Summer Evening Music Programs propel children towards musical literacy and excellence.  We offer piano, guitar, voice, musical theater, and strings summer camps … Continue reading

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Park Cleanup 5 May 2018

Saturday morning brought a group of neighbors together for the annual Spring cleanup of our neighborhood triangle park, 12th Street/Michigan Avenue/Shepherd Street.  DPW sent small dump truck promptly at 8a.m. to deliver compost, and DPW was equally diligent picking up … Continue reading

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Federation Resolution on Comp Plan

Michigan Park Citizens Association Turkey Thicket Recreational Center March 27, 2018 RESOLUTION on the proposed Amendments to the Comprehensive Plan DC Council Bill B22-663: After an Assembly Meeting of the Federation of Citizens Associations of the District of Columbia on … Continue reading

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Comprehensive Plan – Draft

Please see the following link to the Comprehensive Plan Framework Element (Draft), which you may cut and past into your browser. https://plandc.dc.gov/sites/default/files/dc/sites/Comprehensiveplan/direcletter.pdf Two additional documents are attached outlines various concerns. Comp Plan Fact Sheet Short 01-30-2018 Comp Plan C100 Fact … Continue reading

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Michigan Park Weather Station

The term “Weather Underground” has taken a new meaning with the establishment of a weather monitoring system involving contributions by individuals who have been certified  with the appropriate instruments. One such contributor resides in Michigan Park. See current and past … Continue reading

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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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