March 2016 Meeting Report

Fillmore, Shelter and Pepco-Exelon At our March 16 meeting the ANC voted unanimously to urge the District to restore funding for the Fillmore Arts Center program that Stoddert School and four other local elementary schools have participated in for the last several years. Ward 3 Councilmember Mary Cheh told us that the outcry against this Read More»

February 2016 Meeting Report

Too Much Alcohol, Snow, and Water At the February 11 meeting of ANC3B, representatives of Rite Aid discussed their plans for the store and took questions about their request to the ANC that we amend our moratorium renewal petition, which has already been submitted to the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, to lift the ban on Read More»

December 2015 and January 2016 Meeting Report

Changes Made and Coming, Plus Calls for Comment At ANC3B’s December meeting, we heard from Adam Hiltebeitel of Arcuri restaurant, 2400 Wisconsin Ave., who explained that Arcuri was applying to the Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration (ABRA) for approval to have live entertainment. He asked for support from the ANC citing as reasons Arcuri’s underground location, Read More»

November 2015 Meeting Report

The following is a summary of ANC3B’s November meeting. The official meeting minutes are posted on the website under DOCUMENTS/MINUTES after being approved at the December 10 meeting. Be Smart About Package Delivery The ANC’s November meeting began with MPD Lt. Neal encouraging residents to plan ahead for receiving packages by mail this holiday season. Read More»

October 2015 Meeting Report

The following is a summary of ANC3B’s October meeting. The official meeting minutes will be posted after being approved at the November 12 meeting. Panel Discussion on Homeless Services In response to concerns about the needs of homeless people in and around Glover Park, Commissioner Brian Turmail (3B-05) gathered a panel of experts to help Read More»

September 2015 Meeting Report

By Chairman Jackie Blumenthal ANC3B’s meeting on September 10 was packed with information and exceptionally productive. We were pleased that so many neighbors turned out to participate in the meeting. The full minutes of the meeting will be posted after they are approved in October, but here are a few highlights: Cleaning our rivers with Read More»

July 2015 Meeting Report

The July ANC meeting started off in a frustrating fashion. We had hoped to discuss the murder of a homeless man at St. Luke’s with the police, but the officer who attended was not from our PSA and was uninformed on this issue. We then hoped to hear from DDOT Deputy Director Greer Gillis about Read More»

November 2012 ANC 3B News Update

Parking Changes Coming?  Will New DDOT Rules End Parking Near Ward 3 Metro Stops for Glover Parkers? Parking in Glover Park is always a hot topic, and it could get even hotter.  DDOT’s new Parking Director, Angelo Rao, appeared at our November meeting to tell us about steps DDOT is taking that could lead to Read More»

May 2012 ANC 3B News

ANC3B Addresses Bus Stops, Streetscape, and Nude Dancing Jackie Blumenthal ANC 3B made it clear at our May meeting that no bus stops will be consolidated in Glover Park without extensive consultation of bus riders in the community and careful, public deliberation. In fact, the process being proposed by WMATA, which sparked this agenda item Read More»

ANC 3B April 2012 News

Streetscape Project Under Way DDOT broke ground for the Wisconsin Avenue Streetscape project in early April. This will be a major project, with construction expected to last for up to six months. The project will include wider sidewalks by Wisconsin and Calvert and in front of Holy Rood cemetery, the replacement of old and unsightly Read More»