DGS Admits It Didn’t Follow the Law

DGS Admits It Didn’t Follow the Law

 Jackie Stanley admits the Department of General Services didn’t follow the law. Ms. Stanley is the Acting Associate Director for Government Affairs & Communications. She made this admission at last night’s ANC 5C meeting. The admission was in response to DGS’ failure to notify the ANC of its intent to lease warehouse space at 2424 Evarts Street. […]

Next Generation Leaders So So Summer Tour Stops in DC to Deliver Core Values

Next Generation Leaders So So Summer Tour Stops in DC to Deliver Core Values

The Next Generation Leaders SoSoSummer Tour stopped in DC on June 17th.  The perfect time to discuss what it means to be a leader, what are values, and much more.  How fitting for the city, especially amongst the carnival on Capitol Hill. Next Generation Leaders Doors opened at 10:00 on Saturday morning for the teen and […]

Councilmember McDuffie Heats Up the Summer in a SoSo Def Way

Councilmember McDuffie Heats Up the Summer in a SoSo Def Way

Residents of Ward 5 get ready for a spectacular treat! SoSoSUMMER 17 Tour is here.  Councilmember Kenyan R. McDuffie kicks of the event is a SoSo Def way with providing opening remarks at the NXG Leaders Teen and Youth Town Hall Meeting, held in conjunction with the SoSoSUMMER 17 Tour. The Town Hall will be moderated by advocate […]

Online Merchants Are Mastering the Marketplace

Online Merchants Are Mastering the Marketplace

It was a vibrant Sunday afternoon in the District for the Electric Tour Pop Up Shop at Maketto on H Street. Customer Connection The Electric Tour Pop Up Shop featured top e-commerce businesses such as GrayScale, Unicornuniverseusa, and local business GLOSS.  Online merchants have managed to connect beyond the computer orders placed by their customers. […]

It’s Easier to Ask Forgiveness at 2424 Evarts

It’s Easier to Ask Forgiveness at 2424 Evarts

“It’s easier to ask forgiveness than to beg for permission” seems to apply to the way things happen in Ward 5.  In this case it applies to the home of the new DPR work site coming to 2424 Evarts Street. That was the sentiment that came out of last weeks ANC 5C meeting. The lease […]

The Final Solution For Missing Girls in DC

The Final Solution For Missing Girls in DC

The doors of New Samaritan Baptist church are open, an its not yet Sunday morning worship service!  New Samaritan, and Pilgrim Baptist Church presented a community forum on “Human Trafficking Prevention” for residents of Ward 5 and 6. This discussion comes at a great time surrounding the uncertainty of the analytics searches for hashtag “Missing Girls […]

Walk with Councilmember McDuffie in the Capital Pride Parade!

Walk with Councilmember McDuffie! On Saturday June 10, Councilmember McDuffie will be walking in the Capital Pride Parade. You are invited to walk with him. Join Ward 5 Councilmember Kenyan R. McDuffie and his team for the annual Capital Pride Parade! The Capital Pride Parade attracts over 150,000 spectators annually and includes more than 170 groups […]

Included, Funded, and Ready for residents, Expanding Access to Justice Act

Included, Funded, and Ready for residents, Expanding Access to Justice Act

With a head start to straighten and sort out certain housing cases, Councilmember McDuffie led a roundtable on civil right to counsel, introducing the “Civil Gideon” program.  The discussion took place on June 22, 2016 at the University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law. Relief for Residents in the District The […]

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