Central Shaw Neighborhood Dispatch Vol 8

Welcome to my eighth neighborhood dispatch. Today’s update:   Meeting Alert!  Police Chief at 6E Meeting, 9th Street Protected Bike Lane Meeting, Banneker High School Update Read on… Meeting Alert! ANC 6E Transportation Advisory Committee, Tuesday August 31, 6p DDOT Presentation on the 9th Street Protected Bike Lane. Wednesday, September 1, 7p (see below) ANC 6E Commission, Tuesday September 7, 6:30pContinue reading “Central Shaw Neighborhood Dispatch Vol 8”

Central Shaw Neighborhood Dispatch Vol 7

Greetings, Central Shaw Neighbors: Welcome to my seventh neighborhood dispatch. Today’s update:   Meeting Alert!  Neighborhood Safety and Crime; Illegal Construction and Other Issues; Local Non-Profit Reminder Read on… Meeting Alert! ·      ANC 6E Transportation Advisory Committee, August 29, 6p ·      ANC 6E Commission, September 7, 6:30p – Special Guest Chief Contee Neighborhood Safety and Crime I continue to hear from neighborsContinue reading “Central Shaw Neighborhood Dispatch Vol 7”

Central Shaw Neighborhood Dispatch Vol 6

Greetings, Central Shaw Neighbors: Welcome to my sixth neighborhood dispatch. This week’s update:   Meeting Alert!  Bike Lanes; Other Topical Items; Local Non-Profit Update Read on… Meeting Alert! ·      ANC 6E Transportation Advisory Committee, June 29, 6p ·      ANC 6E Commission, July 1, 6:30p Bike Lanes, Bike Lanes As I noted briefly last time, Mayor Bowser has committed to building the EasternContinue reading “Central Shaw Neighborhood Dispatch Vol 6”

Central Shaw Neighborhood Dispatch Vol 5

Greetings, Central Shaw Neighbors: Welcome to my fifth neighborhood dispatch. This week’s update:  Meeting Alert; Quick Updates; Other Topical Items; Local Biz Buzz.  Read on… Meeting Alert! ·       ANC 6E meets tonight, June 1, 6:30p Quick Updates ·      I hosted a 6E01 town hall on Thursday, May 13.  We discussed mostly issues of rats, trash, dumping; and traffic speeds andContinue reading “Central Shaw Neighborhood Dispatch Vol 5”

Central Shaw Dispatch Vol 4

Greetings, Central Shaw Neighbors: Welcome to my fourth neighborhood dispatch. This week’s update:  Meeting Alert; Update on Seaton Elementary Encampment; Other Topical Items; Local Biz Buzz.  Read on… Meeting Alert! Join me for a special Central Shaw (6E01) Town Hall Meeting, May 13, 6:30p Special 6E Meeting to Discuss 6E Letter Concerning the Maglev Train Environmental Impact Study,Continue reading “Central Shaw Dispatch Vol 4”

Central Shaw Dispatch Vol 3

Greetings, Central Shaw Neighbors: Welcome to my third neighborhood dispatch. This week’s update:  Meeting Alert; Update on Seaton Elementary Encampment; Other Topical Items; Local Biz Buzz.  Read on… Meeting Alert! 6E Transportation Advisory Committee, Tuesday April 27, 6p 6E Commission Meeting, Tuesday May 4, 6:30p 6E01 Town Hall Meeting, Thursday May 13, 6:30p (Save the date!  More info soon) UpdateContinue reading “Central Shaw Dispatch Vol 3”

Central Shaw Dispatch vol 2

From the Commissioner, April 4, 2021 Greetings Central Shaw Neighbors: Welcome to my second neighborhood dispatch. Thanks for your continued patience as I get ramped up with my responsibilities as Commissioner.  This week’s update:  Talking Trash; Other Topical Items; Local Biz Buzz.  Read on… Talking Trash The municipal litter cans found on neighborhood corners areContinue reading “Central Shaw Dispatch vol 2”

Central Shaw Neighborhood Dispatch vol 1

From the Commissioner, 6E01. March 16, 2021 Greetings Central Shaw Neighbors: Welcome to my first neighborhood dispatch. I will be sending regular newsletters to constituents in 6E01. Thanks for your patience as I get ramped up with my responsibilities as Commissioner.  This week’s update:  Encampment Clean-Up This Week; Other Topical Items; Local Biz Buzz.  ReadContinue reading “Central Shaw Neighborhood Dispatch vol 1”

Social Justice, BLM and the Call to Defund

Black Lives Matter.  Period. Our country has systematically and institutionally disenfranchised Black and indigenous People of Color (BIPOC) for hundred of years, building untold wealth at their expense.  The 2020 social justice movement is the latest and hopefully the final wake-up call that we need to fundamentally restructure how economic and government systems work toContinue reading “Social Justice, BLM and the Call to Defund”