ANC 1A meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7:00pm

Presiding: Commissioner Kent Boese, Chairperson

Special Town Hall with Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton

Meeting Agenda
Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 7:00 pm

Call to Order

  • Chairperson Boese

Introductions and Acknowledgements

  • Chairperson Boese
  • Vice Chairperson Love Wade

Presentation and Remarks

  • Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton

Question and Answer Session (As time allows)

  • ANC 1A Commissioners
  • Community Members


  • Chairperson Boese

Meeting Agenda
Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at 7:00 pm

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Call to Order

ANC Administrative Matters

  • Roll call
  • Verification notice: this meeting was meeting was noticed to the community via listserv, Commission newsletter, social media, website, and e-calendar.
  • Approval of agenda (including Consent Agenda and Official Business)

Community Announcements
(1 minute per speaker)
Commissioners and Members of the community can use this time to make public announcements, distribute information, or alert the community about issues.

  • Special community meeting: Townhall with Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton and ANC 1A
    • Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 7:00 pm
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Committee Reports(Committee reports are done as needed. 5 minutes per report, unless otherwise noted). Note: all Committee meetings will be held virtually for the duration of the public health emergency. Please consult the calendar on for up to date committee meeting links and phone numbers, or reach out to the Committee chair listed below.

  • Education Committee
    • Next committee meeting scheduled for: Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 7:00 pm
    • Commissioner Christine Miller, Chair
  • Public Safety Committee
    • Next committee meeting scheduled for: Thursday, February 18, 2021 at 7:00 pm
    • Commissioners Layla Bonnot and Judson Wood, co-Chairs
  • Transportation Committee
    • Next committee meeting scheduled for: Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 7:00 pm
    • Commissioner Zach Rybarczyk, Chair
  • Zoning, Parks, and Planning Committee
    • Next committee meeting scheduled for: Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at 7:00 pm
    • Commissioner Michael Wray, Chair

Presentations (5 minutes per speaker, unless otherwise noted)

  • Trinity AME Zion Church: updates on church-owned property development
  • Travoris Culpepper, Manager, Strategic Infrastructure & Operations Initiatives, PEPCO; and Clarke Construction: Harvard Substation and Capital Grid project updates
  • Alexandra (Allie) Bobak, Constituent Services Coordinator, Office of Councilmember Brianne K. Nadeau
  • Moises Del’Rosario, Ward 1 Liaison, Mayor’s Office of Community Relations and Services (MOCRS)

Consent Agenda

Consideration and possible action relating to a request for Commission approval of the Consent Agenda. All matters listed under “Consent” are considered by the Commission to be routine and will be enacted by one motion. Any Commissioner may, however, remove an item from the Consent Agenda by request. A motion to adopt the Consent Agenda is non-debatable.

  1. Approval of the prior minutes (January 2021)
  2. Reimbursement of and authorization for communications expenses to Commissioner Rybarczyk ($24.37 for prorated February 2021 monthly Zoom webinar invoice, and up to $440 plus tax for annual Zoom Pro account and webinar license).
  3. Reimbursement and authorization of communication expenses to Commissioner Ghorpadey ($120 plus tax for annual Canva Pro account).
  4. Reimbursement of ANC 1A business card printing expenses to Commissioner Ghorpadey ($30.00 for 250 cards)
  5. ANC 1A Request to Remove Street Tree at 3547 Georgia Avenue, NW (Boese)

Official Business

Official Business is limited to 5 minutes of presentation (unless extended by the Commission) followed by questions from the commission and audience until a motion to close discussion is passed, followed by an official ANC vote.

Issue (Sponsor)

  1. Park View-Princeton Heights Historic District Nomination (Boese)
  2. Authorization to file a Language Access complaint on behalf of ANC 1A (Miller)


Note: The next general meeting of ANC 1A is Wednesday, March 10, 2021. This meeting will be held virtually; more information for how to join the meeting will be available at