Category Archives: COVID-19

Streateries 101: What small businesses need to know

Friday April 23, 10:00 – 11:00 AM

Join Kimberly Vacca, of DDOT, and Kyle Mulhall, of ANC2B COVID-19 Emergency Response Task Force, for a conversation on DC’s Streateries program. Learn about how the program is changing, including new guidelines and plans to continue this popular outdoor patio program after the pandemic.

Kimberly Vacca is a transportation planner for the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) in the Neighborhood Planning Branch. Her work focuses on public space design, including development and public space review and implementing transformative tactical urbanism programs such as parklets, streateries, and cafes.

Take the restaurant survey here.

Draft Streateries Guidelines – DDOT

Streateries Webinar Flyer

Co-sponsors: ANC2B COVID-19 Emergency Response Task Force, Dupont Circle Main Streets, and Logan Circle Main Street

Zoom link:
Meeting ID: 852 2071 5859
Passcode: 931539
One tap mobile:
+13017158592,,85220715859#,,,,*931539# US (Washington DC)

CÁC CHIẾN LƯỢC DÀNH CHO DOANH NGHIỆP NHỎ (Rent relief strategies for small businesses in Vietnamese)

Dự Án Phát Triển Kinh Tế và Bình Đẳng Cộng Đồng (Community Economic and Equity Development Clinic) của trường American University Washington College of Law 

Để thảo luận thực tiễn về việc các doanh nghiệp nhỏ có thể t GIẢM hương lượng giảm tiền thuê nhà với chủ nhà trong đại dịch bằng cách nào 

Thảo luận sẽ bao gồm xem xét các TIỀN vấn đề pháp lý, các phương án và đề nghị thực tiễn.  Dịch vụ thông dịch tiếng Việt sẽ được cung cấp. 

Các nhà đồng tài trợ:  ANC 2 B COVID Emergency Task Force, và Dupont Circle Main Streets
Khi nào?  10 tháng 3, 2021 

Thời gian?  15:00 – 16:00 chiều 

Ở đâu?  Liên Kết Zoom

Event Flyer.

PPP en Español

Co-Sponsors: Historic Dupont Circle Main Streets and Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2B’s Coronavirus Task Force: Mike Silverstein, ANC 2B06; Meg Roggensack, ANC 2B01; Kyle Mulhall, ANC 2B09

Thursday, March 4th – 10:00 am

On January 8, the Small Business Administration re-opened the Paycheck Protection Program, starting January 11, for first time borrowers and January 13 for second draw loans. The deadline to apply for a PPP loan is March 31.

Join David Hincapie of the SBA Washington Metro Area District Office to learn about PPP in Spanish, translated real time.

Join Zoom Meeting:
Meeting ID: 857 3943 3532
Passcode: 270540
One tap mobile:
+16465588656,,85739433532#,,,,*270540# US (New York)
+13017158592,,85739433532#,,,,*270540# US (Washington DC)

Dial by your location:
+1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC)

PPP español II event flyer

Supporting Businesses One-on-One: Friday, March 5th

Join a conversation with Charles Motte, the Associate Director of the DC Small Business Development Center as he talks about supporting small business. He brings over 30 years of experience in management consulting to his current role, where he has assisted hundreds of DC’s small businesses. 

The DCSBDC provides a range of services and supports to small businesses, from regular classes (March courses will cover business fundamentals, mediation, government contracting, patent and trademark issues, and franchising), training, information resources and one-on-one consulting. DCSBDC has a network of consultants – all with significant business experience to assist small business owners and entrepreneurs with everything from start-up to ongoing management issues. 

Join us Friday, March 5 from 11:00-12:00 noon via Zoom!

Meeting Details

Zoom Link:

  • Meeting ID: 811 8559 4143
  • Passcode: 855169

One Tap Mobile

  • +19292056099,,81185594143#,,,,*855169# US (New York)
  • +13017158592,,81185594143#,,,,*855169# US (Washington DC)

This is the fifth session in a regular COVID Task Force Series sponsored by:

  • Dupont Circle Main Streets: Bill McLeod, Executive Director

Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2B’s Coronavirus Task Force:

  • Co-Chairs Meg Roggensack, ANC2B01,
  • Mike Silverstein ANC2B06, and
  • Kyle Mulhall, ANC2B09

Rent Relief Strategies for Small Businesses

ANC 2B’s COVID Emergency Task Force and Dupont Circle Main Streets are cosponsoring a discussion with American University Washington College of Law’s Community Economic and Equity Development Clinic. Topics will include how small businesses can negotiate rent relief from landlords during the pandemic, legal issues, options, and practical suggestions.

This discussion will take place on February 26, 2021 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm on Zoom.

Please use this link to attend: