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History of the George Washington Statue in Washington Circle

Washington Circle is the westernmost of the many public spaces laid out in L'Enfant's plan for Washington City, and it was designed as a circle from the start. To the south in the early days was the low-lying area known as Foggy Bottom, a desolate, semi-industrial neighborhood. Little of the land to the north was developed. While many Washingtonians passed through the circle as they traveled along Pennsylvania Avenue between Georgetown and Washington, few stopped here.

Historic Landmark and Historic District Nomination (Amendment/Expansion) Received and Filed for Hearing

Greetings:   The DC Historic Preservation Office recently received and filed for hearings one historic landmark nomination and one historic district amendment/expansion nomination. They are:

 

 

3726 Connecticut Avenue NW – Sedgwick Gardens Apartment House and Interiors

Case 15-03 - ANC 3F

 

               -nominated by Cleveland Park Historical Society and Art Deco Society of Washington

 

HPRB January 22 and 29 2015

Greetings: This document, copied below, related to the January 22 and January 29, 2015 Historic Preservation Review Board Meeting and Public Hearings is posted on our website at: http://planning.dc.gov/node/977922 

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MONTHLY PUBLIC NOTICE

January 2015

 

 

HISTORIC PRESERVATION REVIEW BOARD MEETINGS

January 22 and January 29, 2015

 

441 4th Street NW, Room 220 South, 9:00 a.m. 

 

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