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
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Big thanks to all our organizers, sponsors, exhibitors, entertainers, caterers, and all the friends and neighbors who came out to join in the fun!
Oct 27th update: Eckington Day is on! A little rain can't stand in the way of an afternoon of fun. But, in case it tries, we'll have free rain ponchos available. Come out in your Halloween finest to see neighbors, enjoy great food and entertainment, and learn about everything happening in Eckington! October 27th from … Continue reading Eckington Day 2018
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
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 email@example.com Read … Continue reading Two positions open!
Join us to clean up the neighborhood and celebrate with good food! Bring (non-alcoholic) drinks or desserts to share, and we'll supply the BBQ!
Looking for a way to get more involved in your community? Here's your chance! Elections for the Eckington Civic Association's board are Monday, December 4th. The positions are: President Vice President Recording Secretary Treasurer At this time, no one is running for Recording Secretary. Want to run? Email Hannah at firstname.lastname@example.org by Sunday, December 3rd … Continue reading Want to run for ECA office?
Join the Eckington Civic Association and your neighbors on Saturday, October 28, from 1-5pm. The neighborhood party will be on Harry Thomas Way NE. Get ready for food, games, and fun! Costume contest for kids and pets including a grand prize of a live appearance on a children's radio show Live Music including DJ … Continue reading Eckington Day!
Hi neighbors, The good news is that most crime in the 5th district, including violent crime and robberies, has been trending down. What type of crime is on the rise? Theft from auto. You can find the May Theft from Auto report here: 5D_TFA_May03toJune2_30days_. What can you do to prevent theft from your auto? Don't leave … Continue reading Public Safety in Eckington