Kenyan McDuffie kicks-off re-election campaign

Kenyan McDuffie kicks-off re-election campaign

It was a crowed kick-off re-election campaign night at The Tavern Ivy City Smokehouse for Kenyan McDuffie, Councilmember of Ward 5 on Wednesday night.  Many people came out to cheer him on as they chanted “four more years.” In 2012 during a special election Ward 5 constituents elected Kenyan McDuffie as Councilmember and he has […]

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 […]

Councilmember McDuffie’s Contracting Resolutions Promise On Time Payments

Councilmember McDuffie’s Contracting Resolutions Promise On Time Payments

Amazon generated much buzz in the District last Thursday on its pursuit to find a second headquarters.  The Jeff Bezos buzz, could possibly create many job opportunities for District residents.  Governing officials in the Wilson Building, such as Councilmember McDuffie are adjusting for the market shift either way Amazon stays or goes.  Hey,  the District  is already the home […]

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 […]

Lease agreement at 2215/2219 Adams Place NE Being Withdrawn

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 […]

Keep It Simple, Central, and Smart, Access to Procurement

Keep It Simple, Central, and Smart, Access to Procurement

In a marketplace where technology drives the bottomline, operating a business can have it’s patterns of ups and downs.  But what really drives the business operation crazy is when its a challenge accessing the data. System Error Can you recall how many times you’ve been ready for business and can’t get into the system because […]

Councilmember McDuffie not having it!

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 […]