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DC Water Rate Plans

DC Water is hosting a virtual town hall for each ward to discuss among other things DC Water rate plans.    Ward 5’s town hall is tomorrow, Wednesday July 1st, at 6:30 pm. To join online using your computer click or copy/paste this link dcwater.com/Ward5TownHall Or call (202) 753-6714; enter … Continue reading

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Pandemic Assistance

COUNCIL MAN MCDUFFIE ANNOUNCES PROGRAMS TO HELP DC CITIZENS DURING THE PANDEMIC 1)  In response to the Covid -19 Pandemic NCCI  (National Committee on Compenstation Insurance) understand that this is a difficult time for everyone and resources are limited. We … Continue reading

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Pedestrian Trail Between Gallatin and Galloway

Please see the following letter sent on behalf of Rock Creek Park Superintendent Julia Washburn. Dear Ward 5 Councilmember Kenyan McDuffie. We hope this message finds you and yours well.  It has been awhile since we provided an update on … Continue reading

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Metropolitan Bike Trail Planning

Please see attached and below update from DDOT on MBT Improvements: References: MBT Handout Updated 01212020 May 2020 Fact Sheet_MBT FT to Takoma 05152020-V4.0[1] The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) is completing the design of the remaining sections of the … Continue reading

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District Coronavirus Response

Below are updates on the District’s response to the coronavirus pandemic. For the latest and most comprehensive information always visit http://coronavirus.dc.gov. ‘Stay-at-Home Lite’ to Begin Friday, May 29 Retail Stores, Salons, and Barbershops New Guidelines on Parks and Public Space Get … Continue reading

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DC Mayor’s 5pm Tele-TownHall

Please join if you are able…..today Mayor Bowser announced the plan to lift the Stay At Home order this Friday 5/29. Today, at 5:00PM, Mayor Bowser will host a Community Leader TeleTownhall on Coronavirus. https://bit.ly/CommunityCall527 CORONAVIRUS UPDATE – Data as of last report, May … Continue reading

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Online Survey for ReOpenDC

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 28, 2020 CONTACT: LaToya Foster (EOM) – (202) 727-5011; latoya.foster@dc.gov Mayor Bowser Launches Online Survey for ReOpenDC Residents, Workers & Employers Can Also Provide Feedback at a Virtual Town Hall on Wednesday at 5 pm   (WASHINGTON, … Continue reading

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Weed Killers

A big thank you to Don and Elizabeth who answerd the call this week to pull weeds from our neighborhood park. Getting ahead of the weeds in the Spring will enable to garden to thrive during the Summer. Feel free … Continue reading

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Spring Bloom

Flowers are blooming at the neighborhood triangle park, 12th/Michigan/Shepherd Streets.  Most evident are the lilies. Perhaps you have noticed while taking some fresh air during a walk. The planned Spring cleanup and mulching of the park did not occur this … Continue reading

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District Coronavirus Updates

Below are today’s updates from Councilmember McDuffie on the District’s response to the coronavirus pandemic. For the latest and most comprehensive information always visit http://coronavirus.dc.gov. Mayor’s Guidance on Grocery Stores and Masks How to Get Tested Mayor Asks National Park Service … Continue reading

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