Advisory Neighborhood Meeting’s Serve A Community Purpose

Advisory Neighborhood Meeting’s Serve A Community Purpose

Not sure if the meeting date serves as much significance as its meeting agenda!  However, the date helps for attendance, and serves a community purpose.  Hump day- also known as Wednesday, isn’t a bad day to schedule Advisory Neighborhood Commission meetings.  In fact, the timing of 6:45 p.m. is perfect–considering work, and picking up the […]

Residents Can Recite Concerns At Roundtable In the Community Tonight

Residents Can Recite Concerns At Roundtable In the Community Tonight

Tonight is the night is get your voice heard!  Show up and address your concerns or express issues which maybe pending progress of the community. In order to follow up on unresolved issues raised by the Ward 5 community, Councilmember McDuffie request a special Roundtable held by the DC Council Committee on Transportation and the […]

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. […]

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 […]

What a Time to Live in Ward 5

What a Time to Live in Ward 5

It’s been a long time coming for residents in Edgewood neighborhood. The Edgewood Park Recreation Center, a decent recreation center, with more than two computers, is accompanied by adequate space for community events. We’re talking Edgewood Park Recreation Center Pleasantly surprised by its location, Edgewood Park Recreation Center, is located in the cut. Third and […]

MOST MEMORABLE MOMENTS OF 2016

MOST MEMORABLE MOMENTS OF 2016

Moment Number 08 Some meetings could be boring, while some could be very exciting, and in most cases the Ward 5 ANC meetings were thrilling, that’s why it’s most memorable moment number eight. Ward 5 ANC meetings were held once a month, and during this time community initiatives along with the needs of the community […]