ANC 6B Hill East Task Force Meeting – February 18, 2014, 6:30 PM

Advisory Neighborhood Commission 6B’s Hill East Task Force will meet on Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM, at St. Coletta of Greater Washington, 1901 Independence Avenue SE.  Michelle Chin of the Department of General Services will provide an update on plans to issue a Request for Expressions of Interest for future uses of the now vacant Eastern Branch Building at 17th Street and Massachusetts Avenue SE.  The Task Force will also discuss potential topics for future task force meetings.

Updated February 2014 Agenda


Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
921 Pennsylvania Avenue SE
February 11, 2014, 7:00 p.m.


1. Adoption of Agenda  (5 minutes)
2. Community Speakout (15 minutes)
3. Community and Commission Announcements (5 minutes)
4. Consent Agenda (5 minutes)

  • January 2014

Planning & Zoning Committee

  • R1400027, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, raze: Eric May & Rob McClennan
  • HPA #14-159, 527 5th Street SE, one-story rear addition, Kathleen Grant & Papa-Kwesi Coleman
  • PS #87746, 656 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, District Taco, unenclosed sidewalk café: Chris Medhurst
  • Position and authorization for February 25, 2014 testimony on B20-563, District of Columbia Sports & Entertainment Complex Feasibility Study Act of 2013

5. Renewal of Hill East Task Force, Outreach & Constituent Services Task Force, & Zoning Regulations Review Task Force (10 minutes)
6. Election of Committee and Task Force Chairs (10 minutes)
7. Appointment/Renewal of Resident Members (10 minutes)

Alcohol Beverage Control Committee

  • David Feinberg, 212 9th Street SE, 6B05
  • Susan McAvoy, 1370 G Street SE, 6B06
  • Clare Palace, 920 G Street SE, 6B04
  • Norberto Salinas, 1833 Burke Street SE, 6B10
  • Catherine Durbin, 408 4th Street SE, 6B03

Planning & Zoning Committee

  • Christian Alexander, 1442 Independence Ave SE, 6B08
  • Brynn Barnett, 1802 Bay Street SE, 6B10
  • Nicholas Burger, 1336 E Street SE, 6B06
  • Breese Eddy, 1391 Pennsylvania Ave SE, 6B07
  • Jennifer Rosen, 703 8th Street SE, 6B03
  • Tom Woteki, 143 Kentucky Ave SE, 6B05

Transportation Committee

  • Andrew Cadmus, 1009 D Street SE, 6B04
  • Will Fleishell, 17 Gessford Court, 6B05
  • Carol Grissom, 1338 A Street SE, 6B08
  • Norm Metzger, 638 G Street SE, 6B03
  • Keith Smith, 803 17th Street SE, 6B09

Hill East Task Force

  • Steve Hagedorn, 246 9th Street SE, 6B05
  • Jennifer Howard, 1522 Potomac Ave SE, 6B09
  • Andrew Johnston, 1366 G Street SE, 6B06
  • Ruby E. Lewis, 1409 E Street SE, 6B06
  • Nike Opadiran, 1520 Pennsylvania Ave SE, 6B09
  • Ross Parman, 1514 Pennsylvania Ave SE, 6B09
  • Sharon Raimo, 127 Kentucky Ave SE, 6B05
  • Claudia Vilato, 321 18th Street SE, 6B09
  • Katherine White, 1408 E Street SE, 6B06

Outreach & Constituent Services Task Force

  • Darren Cole, 701 Kentucky Ave SE, 6B09
  • Martha Huizenga, 113 Kentucky Ave SE, 6B05
  • John F. Kreis, 20 6th Street SE, 6B02
  • Tony McGovern, 23 16th Street SE, 6B10
  • Stephen Merrill, 1002 D Street SE, 6B04
  • John Neal, 1360 G Street SE, 6B06

8. Planning & Zoning Committee

  • BZA #18713, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, pursuant to 11 DCMR § 3103.2, variance from the parking space size requirements under subsection 2115.2 for a new apartment building in the C-2-A District: Eric May & Rob McClennan (10 minutes)
  • HPA #13-630, 719 12th Street SE, third-story rear addition: Michael Watson & Mohamed (10 minutes)
  • HPA #14-165, 614 A Street SE, rear addition: Dane Cherry & Kim Jones (10 minutes)

9. Alcohol Beverage Control Committee/Outreach & Constituent Services Task Force

  • Authorization for testimony for DC Council oversight hearing on Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration (5 minutes)
  • Authorization for additional DC Council oversight hearing testimony (10 minutes)
  • Input on Mayor Gray’s FY15 budget priorities (10 minutes)
  • Rat abatement on Eastern Market Metro Plaza (10 minutes)

10. Transportation Committee

  • FY14 Performance Parking Zone Community Benefits Program (5 minutes)
  • Request for assessment on installing stop sign at 8th & D Streets SE (northwest corner) (10 minutes)
  • Authorization for testimony for DC Council oversight hearing on the Department of Transportation (5 minutes)

11. Eastern Market Report
12. Adjournment

PLEASE NOTE: Some items on this agenda will be considered on the consent agenda. An updated full agenda with items assigned to the consent agenda and regular agenda will be posted on Friday, February 7, 2014. At regular Commission meetings, any item may be removed from the consent agenda and placed on the regular agenda at the request of a single Commissioner. All ABC, BZA, Zoning, and Historic Preservation cases on the consent agenda will be fully discussed at the appropriate monthly committee meetings. Late-breaking ABC, BZA, Zoning, or Historic Preservation cases may be added to this agenda. For additional information, call 202-543-3344 or e-mail:; website: Next regular meeting: Tuesday, March 11, 2014.