The Week Ahead…
Monday, November 11
Veterans Day. DC Government offices will be closed. No trash or recycling pickup.
Veterans Day Commemoration on Capitol Hill – Monday, Folger Park, 11:00am.
American Legion Post 8 Commander hosts a commemoration of Veterans Day on Capitol Hill. Please join friends and neighbors at 11 a.m. on Monday, November 11, in Folger Park, across the street from Post 8 at the corner of 3rd and D Streets, S.E. The hour-long ceremony, honoring all those who have served and sacrificed for our country, will be followed by a light lunch at the Post at which all attendees are welcome. Our honored guests include Brigadier General John Baker, USMC, and several local WWII veterans.
ANC6B Working Group on the Comprehensive Plan will meet at 7:00pm at Hill Center, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE.
To continue review of the proposed revisions to the elements of the Comprehensive Plan relevant to ANC6B.
Tuesday, November 12
ANC6B will meet at 7:00pm, at Hill Center, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE. .
Among items on the draft agenda:
Presentation: Possible presentation by Deputy City Administrator on proposed relocation of the existing Buzzard Point heliport to the Washington Gas site, at 12th and Water Streets, SE.
Alcoholic Beverage license renewals:
Emilie’s, 1101 Pennsylvania Ave SE; Class “C” Restaurant license.
The Brig, 1007 8th Street, SE; Renewal of Class “C” Tavern license.
Wisdom; 1432 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE; Class “C” Tavern License Renewal.
Tune Inn Restaurant, 331 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE; Class “C” Tavern license Renewal.
Hawk N’ Dove, 329 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE; Class “C” Tavern license.
The Capitol Lounge, 229 Pennsylvania Avenue SE; Class “C” Tavern license.
The Eastern, 360 7th Street, SE; Class “C” Tavern license.
Barrel, 613 Pennsylvania Avenue SE; Class “C” Tavern license.
Cava, 527-529 8th Street, SE; Class “C” Tavern license.
SkillZone, 709 8th Street, SE; Class “D” Tavern license.
Trusty’s Bar, 1420 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE; Renewal of Class “C” Tavern license
716 L St SE; Historic Preservation Application. Concept: addition/alteration of existing 3-story commercial building to a 4-story plus penthouse multi-family apartment building.
717 Kentucky Ave SE; Zoning Adjustment Application. Special Exception to construct a two-story rear addition to an existing attached principal dwelling unit
148 11th Street, SE; Zoning Adjustment Application. Special Exception to build a one-story rear addition and a two-story side addition to an attached principal dwelling unit.
Zoning Commission Case 19-11: Text amendment to reduce parking requirements for public and charter schools in RF zones by 50% and to allow mechanical penthouses.
Resolution to authorize a Rezoning Petition for the triangle between 12th Street, Water Street, and M Street, SE to MU-13 (medium density riverfront-adjacent mixed use) and MU-11 (riverfront-adjacent open space). Proposed heliport site.
Emilie’s, 1101 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE. Public Space Application for New Sidewalk Cafe Un-Enclosed; Outdoor sidewalk cafe with 35 seats.
ANC Comments on new HPRB Guidelines for Sustainability including solar panels and other features.
ANC6C Alcohol Beverage Licensing Committee meets at 7:00pm, Capitol Hill Medical Center/Kaiser Permanente, 700 Second St. NE.
Items on the draft agenda:
King Street Oyster Bar, 22 M Street NE. New application and request for stipulated license.
Renewal applications for discussion: Allure Lounge, Bar Elena, Big Board, Columbus Club, Dubliner, Elevate, Hamilton’s, Irish Times, Laos in Town, Lounge 201, We Work, Red Bear, Solid State Books, Wunder Garten.
Wednesday, November 13
Community Crime Meeting, 7:00pm, at the Harold J. Gordon Building, 124 15th Street, SE.
Panel discussion about DC justice, with Ward 6 CM Charles Allen, reps from DC MPD, DC Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency, the DC Office of Neighborhood Safety and Engagement, the DC Attorney General, and the US Attorney’s Office. Moderator: Water Smith, Executive Director of DC Appleseed. Sponsored by The Hill Rag and Ward 6 Democrats.
ANC6C meets at 7:00pm, Heritage Foundation, 214 Massachusetts Avenue, NE.
Among items on the draft agenda:
King Street Oyster Bar, 22 M Street NE, new alcohol beverage license.
Alcohol beverage license renewals: Allure Lounge; Bar Elena; Big Board; Columbus Club, Dubliner, Elevate, Hamilton’s, Irish Times, Laos in Town, Lounge 21, We Work, Red Bear, Solid State Books, Wunder Garten.
Presentation: Community outreach from Revel moped service.
Safety improvements at the Kaiser Permanente 700 2nd Street NE parking garage.
Union Station Expansion and Burnham Place Projects.
Petition for installation of speed bumps on the 900 block of 7th Street, NE.
Public school zoning regulations.
Amendments to the Comprehensive Plan, work plan for review.
901 H Street NE, Zoning Adjustment Application. PUD modification of significance to permit veterinary hospital use.
National Park Service: Stanton Park NE; 5th and I Street Park NE.
Ward 6 Comprehensive Plan Community Meeting. 6:00pm to 8:00pm, St. Matthews Lutheran Church, 222 M Street, SW.
Elements of the Comprehensive Plan affects development of the SE Boulevard and RFK. The Office of Planning staff will be on site and available to answer questions. If you would like an opportunity to express your thoughts to the Office of Planning, attend the meeting. Please RSVP Here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ward-6-dc-comp-plan-community-meeting-tickets-79388123013
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Thursday, November 14
ANC6A meets at 7:00pm, at Miner Elementary School, 601 15th Street, NE.
Among items on the draft agenda:
Presentation: DOEE: Gretchen Mikeska, Anacostia Coordinator.
Guerilla Gardeners: Jim Guckert, Executive Director and Pat Startt, Deputy Director.
Grant for $1,000 to the Ludlow-Taylor Elementary School Parent Teachers Organization to support the FreshFarm FoodPrints program at Ludlow-Taylor Elementary School for the 2019-2020 school year.
Liquor license renewals for Nomad Hookah Bar, Queen Vic, H Street Country Club, Mythology/Lore/Dirty Water/Beetle House, Biergarten Haus, Ella Grace, Langston Bar & Grille, Dio Wine Bar, The Haymaker, Rose’s Dejavu, Sospeso, Bar Bullfrog/Bullfrog Bagels, The Elroy, Copycat Co., Duffy’s Irish Pub, Little Miss Whiskey’s Golden Dollar.
Letter to DDOT in support of a Public Space Application for window projections onto Wylie Street, NE, (808-812 13th St. NE).
Letter to DDOT 1) requesting that DDOT present a full inventory, mapping and disposition of each of the Federal Reservations located in 6A, with special attention to those Federal Reservations that are adjacent to or abut private properties, to eliminate confusion regarding responsibility for their ownership, maintenance, and the right to public access. Once we have an informed mapping, we can proceed with requesting signage and developing a process for engaging with adjacent homeowners to come to agreement regarding any plantings/modifications that may be hindering public access. 2) requesting release (or reissuance) of a DDOT legal opinion dated May 12, 2015 pertaining to Federal Reservations (this may require a FOIA request).
Letter of support to HPRB Historic Preservation Application for the construction of a two-story rear addition, a new two-story garage, and a new basement entrance at 1355 A Street NE.