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Draft Agenda for September 9, 2019

September 9, 2019 | 7:00PM-8:30PM | The Summit at St. Martin’s, 116 T Street NE Agenda Items                                                                                    Guest Presentations — 7:00-7:30 pm Representatives of MPD, 5th DistrictMurder Free DC/Father Factor’s application for the DC Attorney General’s violence interruption grant for Eckington & Truxton Circle (Alvin Proctor, Kevin Fields, Sean Magruder)Elevation/Gateway construction update (Matt Bailey, MRP … Continue reading Draft Agenda for September 9, 2019

ECA submits major traffic safety requests to DDOT

Today, the Eckington Civic Association transmitted a letter to DDOT requesting major vehicle, pedestrian, and bike safety upgrades in and near Eckington. These requests are the result of the ECA's vehicle, pedestrian, and bike safety survey that the ECA conducted in May. The submission of these requests was approved at the ECA's June meeting. Residents … Continue reading ECA submits major traffic safety requests to DDOT

Website update underway!

You may have noticed some changes recently, and you're likely to see more! We're working on making the site easier to navigate and getting all of the content up to date. If there are specific things you'd like to see, let us know!

How the ECA is pushing for improvements in Dave Thomas Circle

The Florida Avenue Virtual Circle, affectionately referred to as Dave Thomas Circle, has been causing traffic jams and accidents for years. The ECA voted in support of some short-term patches and some longer-term changes, and is actively promoting these.  Read our testimony requesting changes to "Dave Thomas Circle" here.  Read our budget hearing testimony here. You … Continue reading How the ECA is pushing for improvements in Dave Thomas Circle

Two positions open!

Looking for an opportunity to get more involved in the Eckington community? Join the Eckington Civic Association's board! We have to say farewell to two board members who are moving away this summer, and need to find people who can take over their positions for the rest of 2018. Interested? Email Hannah at hjputman@gmail.com Read … Continue reading Two positions open!