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May 16th TPI Committee Meeting Agenda

ANC 2B will hold its May Transportation and Public Infrastructure (TPI) Committee meeting on Wednesday, May 16th at 7:00 pm at the Dupont Circle Resource Center, 9 Dupont Circle NW.

The agenda includes:

  • Welcome
  • Presentation and discussion regarding the District Department of Transportation’s proposal for a cycletrack on 17th Street NW
  • Discussion regarding the District Department of Transportation’s Connecticut Avenue NW Streetscape and Deck-Over Project
  • Discussion regarding the District Department of Transportation’s Notice of Intent (NOI) #18‐43‐TOA for the expansion of the no parking zone on Q Street at 16th Street NW and the conversion of the existing two-hour parking zone at the same site to 15‐minute parking from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the above agenda items, please reach out to your single member district commissioner and TPI Committee Co-Chair Randy Downs.

ANC 2B May 2018 Final Agenda Posted

The final agenda for the ANC’s May meeting has been posted and can be viewed at the following link:

Final May 2018 Agenda

Additionally, the list of alcoholic beverage license renewal applications that the ANC will consider during the May meeting has been posted and can be viewed at the following link:

License Renewals for May 2018 Meeting

The meeting will be on Wednesday, May 9th at 7:00 pm. Please note that the meeting will take place at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), 1717 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Room 500. This is the SAIS building that is located on the north side of the 1700 block of Massachusetts Avenue.

Please also note that, due School of Advanced International Studies policies, all meeting attendees will be required to show photo ID in order to enter the school building.

ANC 2B Announces Election of Beverly Schwartz for 2B08

Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2B is pleased to announce that Beverly Schwartz has been elected as the next commissioner for single member district 2B08. Beverly is filling the vacancy created by the resignation of former Commissioner Nicole McEntee. After the end of the public review period for the signatures Beverly submitted, the DC Board of Elections announced last week that Beverly will officially be a commissioner for ANC 2B. She was sworn-in by Councilmember Jack Evans earlier today.

Beverly is an “entrepreneurial” behavioral scientist and has made her career in the field of social change marketing. With a background in advertising and communications, she has an extensive career in marketing for the private, non-profit, and public sectors, and has worked on some of the world’s most challenging domestic and international issues to include HIV/AIDS; drug abuse; smoking prevention along with gender equity in education and environmental reform in developing countries. In partnership with the MasterCard Foundation, she recently led a four-year program seeking innovative solutions to youth unemployment in Africa.

Beverly is the author of “Rippling: How Social Entrepreneurs Spread Innovation Throughout the World,” which is now in five languages and has been honored by two book awards. All her work supports a vision of an “Everyone a Changemaker World,” advancing the skills of teamwork, leadership, empathy, and changemaking. She is an avid scuba diver and her most consistent traveling “companion” is her diving gear.

Beverly is a past Board of Trustee member for the National Hospice Association and is currently a Board Member of the Harwood Institute for Public Innovation and APOPO/HeroRats, an African based organization that uses African pouched rats to sniff out land mines. She is a member of the Dupont Circle Citizens Association and has been a Dupont Circle resident for the past 16 years.

ANC 2B May 2018 Agenda Posted

The agenda for the ANC’s May meeting has been posted and can be viewed at the following link:

May 2018 Agenda

Additionally, the list of alcoholic beverage license renewal applications that the ANC will consider during the May meeting has been posted and can be viewed at the following link:

License Renewals for May 2018 Meeting

The meeting will be on Wednesday, May 9th at 7:00 pm. Please note that the meeting will take place at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), 1717 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Room 500. This is the SAIS building that is located on the north side of the 1700 block of Massachusetts Avenue.

Please also note that, due School of Advanced International Studies policies, all meeting attendees will be required to show photo ID in order to enter the school building.

May 2nd ZPD Committee Meeting Agenda

ANC 2B will hold our monthly Zoning, Preservation, and Development (ZPD) Committee meeting on Wednesday, May 2nd at 7:00 pm at the Dupont Circle Resource Center, 9 Dupont Circle NW.

The committee will review the following historic preservation and zoning applications:

  • 1325 21st Street NW – Concept / rear addition and alteration (2B06)
  • 1729 T Street NW – Application by 1729 T Street TF LLC for variances from the closed court requirements, the floor area ratio requirements, and the lot occupancy requirements to construct a five-unit apartment house (BZA #19772) (2B08)
  • 1218 16th Street NW – Application by Philip Qiu and Associates LLC for a use variance from the use provisions to use a portion of the existing office building as a small public gallery (BZA #19774) (2B05)

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the above agenda items, please reach out to the single member district commissioner associated with the project and Interim ZPD Committee Chair Daniel Warwick at 2B02@anc.dc.gov.