16 Grant Circle NW: This detached single-family home will be demolished to four feet above grade. The property was acquired by 16 Grant Circle LLC in January for $800,000.It is the subject of a historic landmark application, but the Historic Preservation Office has recommended denial.
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On Tuesday, April 14, Erin Bergin Voorheis will deliver a richly illustrated Overbeck History Lecture based on her late father's book on the Washington Arsenal explosion of 1864.
Each year, the Georgetown House Tour features beautiful Georgetown homes. The 2015 Tour will feature 8-10 homes around Georgetown.
Greetings: Tomorrow's HPRB hearing will be webcast live at 9:00 am. Citizens may view the hearing at this URL: http://planning.dc.gov/node/568302 Please select "View Live Video".
The agenda and staff reports are accessible on our website at: http://planning.dc.gov/node/1023102 . The Agenda/Consent Calendar is also copied below.
March 26 and April 2, 2015
Call for Bloggers: The Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities (MARCH) at Rutgers-Camden seeks bloggers on issues and trends in public humanities. Since the inception of the MARCH website, bloggers have written on such diverse topics as living history, copyright law, project managament, and the viability of digitization and digital projects.