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May 19, 2015: Neighborhood Update

Ward 6 Budget Update From Councilmember Charles Allen

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Councilmember Allen To Host Ward 6 Tree Advocates Meeting

casey.jpgDon’t miss your opportunity to hear Councilmember Allen’s vision for greening Ward 6 and the city.

Councilmember Allen will highlight Ward 6's current strengths and discuss opportunities for adding more trees and greenspace. Hope to see you there!

At 17%, Ward 6 has the lowest canopy coverage in the city. But residents living and working in neighborhoods from the Southwest Waterfront to Kingman Park are eager to enjoy the same advantages that our city’s trees and green space provide other District neighborhoods.

DATE:
May 21, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
WHERE:
Westminster Presbyterian Church
400 I Street, SW
Washington, DC, 20024

Getting There

This meeting will be held at Westminster Presbyterian Church (400 I St SW).  The closest metro stations are Waterfront on the green line (about 2 blocks away) and the L’Enfant Plaza on the blue, green, yellow, silver and orange lines (about 5 blocks away).

Casey Trees Staff

Maisie Hughes, ASLA, ISA Certified Arborist, Director of Design & Advocacy
Emily Oaksford AICP, LEED AP, Planning Associate
Suraj K. Sazawal, Advocacy Associate

Dinner

All attendees will be provided with a complimentary dinner. Please note your dietary preferences and/or allergies when registering so we can attempt to accommodate your needs.

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Councilmember Charles Allen Introduces Three Election Modernization And Good Government Bills

WASHINGTON, DC – Today Ward 6 Councilmember Charles Allen introduced three bills focused on election modernization and good government during the Council of the District of Columbia’s May legislative meeting.

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Ward 6 Community Office Hours in Southwest

Office-Hours-SW.jpgJoin Councilmember Allen and his Constituent Services staff for his monthly Community Office Hours in Southwest at the Starbucks in the Waterfront Safeway on Friday, May 8, 8am - 9:30am.  Hope to see you there!

WHEN

May 8, 2015 at 8am - 9:30am
WHERE
Starbucks - Waterfront Safeway
1100 4th St SW
Washington, DC 20024
United States
Google map and directions
CONTACT
Jamaal Jordan · jjordan@dccouncil.us · 202-724-8072
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Councilmember Charles Allen To Host Ward 6 Budget Town Hall

W6-Budget-Town-Hall.jpgOn Thursday, May 7, Councilmember Charles Allen will host a Ward 6 Town Hall meeting on the proposed DC Budget.  The Councilmember will brief attendees on budget items of specific interest to Ward 6 neighborhoods, his areas of focus in the Council's budget debate, and next steps in the city's budget process.  Attendees will be invited to ask questions and share their priorities with Councilmember Allen.

WHEN:   May 07, 2015 at 6:30pm - 8:30pm

WHERE:  DCRA Conference Room (Waterfront Metro) / 1100 4th St SW - Room E-200 / Washington, DC 20024

CONTACT:  Laura Marks · 202-724-8072

More information and RSVP page here.

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Ward 6 Community Office Hours in Shaw

Office-Hours-Shaw.jpgJoin Councilmember Allen and his Constituent Services staff for his monthly Community Office Hours in Shaw at Compass Coffee on Friday, May 1, at 8-9:30am.  Hope to see you there!

WHEN
May 01, 2015 at 8am - 9:30am
WHERE
Compass Coffee
1535 7th St NW
Washington, DC 20001
United States
Google map and directions
CONTACT
Jamaal Jordan · jjordan@dccouncil.us · 202-724-8072
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Ward 6 Community Office Hours in Hill East

Office-Hours-Hill-East.jpgJoin Councilmember Allen and his Constituent Services staff for his monthly Community Office Hours in Hill East at Curbside Cafe on Friday, April 24, 8am - 9:30am.  Hope to see you there!

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Councilmember Charles Allen Comments On 2018 MLB All-Star Game

Opening_Day.jpgWASHINGTON, DC – This morning Ward 6 Councilmember Charles Allen issued the following statement regarding the announcement that the Washington Nationals have been awarded the 2018 All-Star Game:

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Councilmember Charles Allen Comments On APTA Letter

WASHINGTON, DC – This afternoon Ward 6 Councilmember Charles Allen issued the following statement regarding the findings of the APTA peer review panel of the H Street / Benning Road Streetcar system:

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Councilmember Charles Allen Attends Signing of Hill East Land Disposition Agreement

This afternoon Ward 6 Councilmember Charles Allen attended the signing of the city’s Land Disposition Agreement for the transfer of two parcels to Donatelli Development and Blue Skye to begin the redevelopment of Reservation 13.

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