Lease agreement at 2215/2219 Adams Place NE Being Withdrawn

Posted by on Jul 12, 2017 in Ward 5 | No Comments

In response to the community’s advocacy the mayor is withdrawing the proposed contract for the lease agreement at 2215/2219 Adams Place NE. The community alerted Councilmember McDuffie to their issues with this contract and he discussed it with the Mayor and filed a Disapproval Resolution.  Yesterday, the Councilmember met with Deputy City Administrator Donahue and […]

Councilmember Anita Bonds introduces Advisory Neighborhood Commission Proof of Residence Amendment Act of 2017

Posted by on Jun 30, 2017 in Ward 5 | No Comments

    Councilmember Anita Bonds introduces Advisory Neighborhood Commission Proof of Residence Amendment Act of 2017 At Tuesday’s Council Legislative Session, Councilmember Anita Bonds introduced the Advisory Neighborhood Commission Candidate Proof of Residence Amendment Act of 2017, to require prospective candidates for Advisory Neighborhood Commissioner (ANC) to provide documentation demonstrating that the candidate in fact resides within the Single-Member District […]

WARD 5 DEMOCRATIC COMMITTEE

Posted by on Jun 30, 2017 in Ward 5 | No Comments

WARD 5 DEMOCRATIC COMMITTEE   NOTICE OF ELECTION OF OFFICERS July 17, 2017 (6:00 – 8:00 PM)   On Monday, July 17, 2013, in accordance with Articles III, V & VI of the Constitution and By-Laws of the Ward 5 Democratic Committee, the Ward 5 Democratic Committee shall hold its Biennial Meeting for the purpose […]

Councilmember McDuffie not having it!

Posted by on Jun 30, 2017 in Ward 5 | No Comments

Councilmember McDuffie issued the following statement on the inflammatory flyers that were posted and left on cars in parts of Ward 5 Sunday Night on June 25, 2017. “Let me state in no uncertain terms that bigotry is not welcome in Ward 5 or the District of Columbia. I have spent my career fighting for civil […]

Mayor Bowser Launches Great Graffiti Wipeout, Highlights MuralsDC Expansion!

Posted by on Jun 18, 2017 in Ward 5 | No Comments

This article was reprinted from the DC.gov website *** As part of Back to Basics DC, Mayor Muriel Bowser kicked off Washington, DC’s second annual “Great Graffiti Wipeout,” an eight-week initiative to remove graffiti and illegal tagging around Washington, DC. The Mayor also announced that the location of the kickoff, a retail space and recording […]