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May 4 2020 Virtual Meeting

A PDF of the Agenda is available here. How to Participate in Our Virtual Meeting There are two ways to join the meeting:Google Hangouts – click this join: https://meet.google.com/qzc-njgu-dqaPhone – call 775-387-2240 & enter PIN # 167907181# Agenda Items                                                                                     ECA Business — 7:00-7:30 pm Welcome & IntroductionsQuick updates on ECA work:Recap of ECA and Eckington … Continue reading May 4 2020 Virtual Meeting

ANC 5E & DDOT proposing to make T street one-way eastbound

We have received some questions about possible changes to T street NE. I wanted to share what we know so far and how you can weigh in on proposed changes.   The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) and ANC 5E (which includes Eckington) are proposing to convert T street NE to one-way eastbound between Lincoln Road NE … Continue reading ANC 5E & DDOT proposing to make T street one-way eastbound

Draft Agenda — March 2, 2020

Agenda                                                                                     Guest Presentations — 7:00-7:40 pm Public life study of NY/FL Ave a/k/a Dave Thomas Circle (Erkin Ozberk, DC’s Office of Planning)Petition requesting that Council Member McDuffie support emergency legislation requiring DDOT to start construction on 9th Street NW bike lane Request for Special Exceptions (# of units, density relief, square footage for accessory … Continue reading Draft Agenda — March 2, 2020

Draft Agenda — February 3, 2020

The ECA will be holding its February meeting on Monday, February 3, 2020 from 7:00PM-8:30PM at the Summit at St. Martin’s, 116 T Street NE. PLEASE NOTE: a photo ID is required to enter the building Agenda Items                                                                                     Guest Presentations — 7:00-7:15 pm Representative of MPD, 5th DistrictEckington Parks & Arts ECA business— 7:15-8:00 pm … Continue reading Draft Agenda — February 3, 2020

ECA Asks Office of Planning to Reconsider Its Preliminary Rejection of Map and Text Amendments to the Comprehensive Plan

On January 10, 2020, the Eckington Civic Association submitted a letter D.C.'s Office of Planning asking it to reconsider its decision not to recommend for inclusion in the Comprehensive Plan several map amendments (tracking numbers 2416.1, 2416.2, 2416.3, 2419.1, 2419.2, and 2419.3) and one text amendment (tracking number 1702) that the ECA proposed in 2017.  ECA's proposed map … Continue reading ECA Asks Office of Planning to Reconsider Its Preliminary Rejection of Map and Text Amendments to the Comprehensive Plan

The ECA submits comments on DDOT’s 65% Florida Avenue design and 30% Dave Thomas Circle design

On January 7, 2020, the Eckington Civic Association submitted comments on the District Department of Transportation's 65% design for Florida Avenue NE and 30% design for Dave Thomas Circle. Those comments were approved at the ECA's meeting on January 6. Based on conversations we have had with DDOT, we understand that some of the issues we … Continue reading The ECA submits comments on DDOT’s 65% Florida Avenue design and 30% Dave Thomas Circle design