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Old Georgetown Board - Preliminary List of Submissions for April 6, 2017

Greetings:  The preliminary list of submissions in the Georgetown Historic District received that may be considered at the next meeting of the Old Georgetown Board, U.S. Commission of Fine Arts on April 6, 2017 may be found at the following web page: http://planning.dc.gov/node/1127097 .   The draft agenda will be posted on Monday afternoon, April 3 before the meeting on the Commission of Fine Arts website,   http://tinyurl.com/jlb2mqu  .

Comprehensive Plan Reaches Key Milestone: District Begins Accepting Formal Amendment Proposals

WASHINGTON, DC) – Over the past year, the DC Office of Planning has led an array of activities to engage residents in [PLAN]DC, a citywide initiative to amend the District’s Comprehensive Plan.  Unprecedented public outreach has ranged from expert panels and industry roundtables in the community to social events, temporary design projects, and town hall meetings.

Committee of 100 Now Accepting Nominations for 2017 Vision Awards

Committee of 100 Now Accepting Nominations for 2017 Vision Awards

The Committee of 100 on the Federal City is now accepting nominations for its 16th annual Vision Awards. These awards are given each year to honor projects, plans, people, and organizations for innovations in planning, land use, and preservation that are visionary, innovative, and provide a notable benefit to the District of Columbia.  

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