2015 DC Student Leadership Summit at GWU

All college students in DC are invited to attend this FREE quarterly summit on November 14th from 2-4pm at George Washington University (room TBD). Meet other area college students and discuss important policy decisions, development projects, and changes affecting their respective universities. There will also be discussions on citywide and nationwide policies affecting DC’s college students.Continue reading “2015 DC Student Leadership Summit at GWU”

Join Monday’s Slow Down Campaign: Help Keep Our Kids Safe!

Monday is the first day of school in Washington, D.C. and the Mayor’s office needs your help! On Monday, drivers throughout the District will need to be more aware of speed limits, especially now that young people of all ages will be commuting to school via bus, metro, or walking.

Summer Fun in 5C02 | August Newsletter

Friends and neighbors, I hope you’re enjoying the last few weeks of summer, and for teachers and parents, looking forward to the start of a great school year. While the Commission is officially in recess, it has been a busy month around 5C02.  Here are some of the things I’ve been working on:

Help #ClearTheShelters! Adopt From a Participating Shelter this weekend!

On August 15 join a nation wide push to find homes for deserving pets in need. Many of our local shelters have cut or completely waived the cost of adoptions for August 15 and you can take a new dog, cat, puppy, kitten or even bunny(!) home with you for a reduced price or evenContinue reading “Help #ClearTheShelters! Adopt From a Participating Shelter this weekend!”

Statement on the “Local Resident Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2015”

I am pleased that my Councilmember’s committee has finally found the time to review Councilmember David Grosso’s bill – the Local Resident Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2015 which would enfranchise roughly 53,975 permanent resident immigrants who reside legally in Washington, DC.