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.  

Author Talk "Burleith: From Scotland to Shannon and Luchs"

"Burleith: From Scotland to Shannon and Luchs"

Co-author Ross Schipper takes us on a pictorial history tour of the Burleith neighborhood from 18th century Scotland to the onset of the Shannon and Luchs Burleith development in 1923.

Saturday, March 25, 2017 @ 1:00 PM

Peabody Room (3rd floor)

Georgetown Neighborhood Library

3260 R Street NW,

Washington D.C. 20007

This program is FREE and open to the public.



(202) 727-0233 / Jerry A. McCoy at jerry.mccoy@dc.gov

HPRB Agenda and Consent Calendar - March 23 and March 30, 2017

The Agenda and Staff Reports for the March 23 and March 30 HPRB Meeting are posted on the website at:  https://planning.dc.gov/node/1224166 





March 23 and 30, 2017


The Historic Preservation Review Board will meet to consider the following items.  The meetings will be held at 441 4th Street NW in Room 220-south.  Applicants and those interested in testifying should arrive at least fifteen minutes prior to the assigned time for the case.


Author Talk “Alexander Robey Shepherd: The Man Who Built the Nation’s Capital"

The Peabody Room at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library announces an upcoming talk by author/historian John P. Richardson about his recent biography, “Alexander Robey Shepherd: The Man Who Built the Nation’s Capital.”  The program will be held at 1:00 PM, Saturday, April 8 in the Peabody Room (3rd floor) of the library at 3260 R St., NW, Washington, D.C. 20007.  It is free and open to the public.



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