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HPRB ACTIONS - March 26 and April 2 2015



Files related to the this two-day meeting and hearing are posted on the HPO website at:   http://planning.dc.gov/node/1023102


Archived videos of cases heard on these dates may be viewed through the following link:  http://planning.dc.gov/node/905322  then scroll to the month/date and case of interest.





March 26 and April 2, 2015

Awards: UHA Michael Katz Award for Best Dissertation in Urban History 2014 (deadline 15 April 2015)


ichael Katz Award for Best Dissertation in Urban History completed in 2014 (no geographic restriction): The UHA will award a prize of $350 for the best dissertation in urban history with a completion date in 2014. To be considered, please submit three (3) copies of the dissertation, each containing information on where and when completed.  All materials must be received by April 15, 2015. Submit to: