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Revised HPO Monthly Public Notice - January 2018

This revised document and others related to the January 25, February 1 HPRB Meeting are posted on the website at:   https://planning.dc.gov/node/1176060


Please note the following:


One case was added to the  list:


             Anacostia Historic District

8A       1227 Maple View Place SE, 18-176, permit/raze two-story frame house (Dennee)



Two cases repost with the correct ANCs listed:  

DC Public Education Editing Workshop and Edit-a-thon

Please Join us for the first ever DC Public Education Editing Workshop and Edit-a-thon at Charles Sumner School Museum and Archives


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