The Week Ahead….Reservation 13 Update on Monday
By Larry Janezich
Monday, April 23
ANC 6B Hill East Task Force meets at 7:00pm at St. Coletta’s, 1901 Independence Avenue, SE.
To hear representatives from Donatelli Development give an update on development at Reservation 13, Parcels F-1 and G-1. In October of 2017, the city said “unequivocally” that the Reservation 13 Project would break ground in the 1st Quarter of 2018. See CHC post here: http://bit.ly/2zjnQxs
ANC 6A Community Outreach Committee meets at 7:00pm, Eastern High School Parent Center, 1700 East Capitol Street, NE, (Enter from East Capitol Street).
Among items on the draft agenda:
Committee Business and community comments.
Councilmember Allen’s annual Ward 6 Budget Town Hall, 6:30pm – 8:30pm, Watkins Elementary School, 420 12th Street, SE.
The purpose of the meeting is to hear from Ward 6 residents about their priorities for schools, parks, roads, etc. The event begins with Councilmember Allen laying out the budget as proposed by the Mayor, and explaining what his priorities are as the Council finalizes the budget.
Tuesday, April 24
ANC6B’s Executive Committee meets at 7:00pm, Hill Center.
To set the agenda for the full commission meeting on May 8.
Wednesday, April 25
Eastern Market Community Advisory Committee (EMCAC) meets in North Hall, Eastern Market at 7:00pm.
Among items on the agenda:
Report on the April 12th budget briefing with the Department of General Services.
Strategic Plan Process for Eastern Market and Status of the 300 block of 7th Street, SE.
Market Managers Report
Saturday, April 28
Volunteer Capitol Hill, April 28, 10:00am to 1:00pm at Hill Center.
Volunteer Capitol Hill is an annual event designed to showcase a wide variety of opportunities for volunteer service. The event benefits nonprofit organizations by helping them recruit potential volunteers as well as network with other nonprofits, and it benefits members of the community by helping them match their skills and interests to the needs of the organizations. This event is open to the public. Among the groups participating are the following: AARP Experience Corps, A Wider Circle, Best Kids, Capitol Hill Village, Capitol Hill Group Ministry, Capitol Hill Rotary Club, College Bound, Common Threads, Community of Hope, Cultural Tourism, DC Central Kitchen, DC Department of Parks & Rec., DC Superior Court Mental Habilitation, DC Family and Youth Initiative, Eastern Market Mainstreet, For Love of Children, Higher Achievement, Live it Learn it, Playtime Project, Reading Partners, Seabury Resources for Aging, Ward 6 Dems.
BRMS Taste of 8th, 1:00pm – 4:00pm on Barracks Row.
For tickets and additional information, see here: http://www.barracksrow.org/
Sunday, April 29
Eastern Market Main Street Night at the Market, 6:00pm to 9:00pm at North Hall, Eastern Market.
Tickets: $25 online, $30 at the door. For tickers and more info, see here: http://bit.ly/2qOwqSy