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November 7 Overbeck Lecture:
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 November 3, 2016 may be found at the following web page: http://planning.dc.gov/node/1127097 . It is also attached to this message.
October 17, 12 noon
Book Talk and Signing: African American Leisure Destinations around Washington, D.C.
Patsy Fletcher, Author and Public Historian
The DC Office of Planning (OP) is amending the District’s Comprehensive Plan, a 20-year framework that guides future growth and development in the city and shapes the places we live, work, shop, and play. OP launched the second amendment cycle to the Comprehensive Plan this year to ensure that the Plan remains responsive to the needs of the community.