GOVERNMENT OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
Advisory Neighborhood Commission 8A (ANC 8A)
Anacostia/ Fairlawn/Hillsdale www.ANC8ADC.org
Monthly Meeting Minutes
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 | 7PM
Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) Housing Resource Center
1800 Martin Luther King, Jr Ave. SE (Corner of MLK and Good Hope Road) Washington, DC 20020
Call to Order 7:11pm
Administrative Matters
Voting of 2020 Officers:
Former Councilmember Sandy Allen held the vote for the 2020 Officers of ANC 8A.
o Troy Donté Prestwood was nominated and re-elected ANC 8A Chair by
unanimous vote (4-0-0).
o Dorcas Agyei was nominated and elected ANC 8A Vice Chair by unanimous
vote (4-0-0).
o Hanna Baker was nominated and elected ANC 8A Secretary by unanimous
vote (4-0-0).
o Ty´on Jones was nominated and re-elected ANC 8A Treasurer by unanimous
vote (4-0-0).
Roll Call
o Commissioners Present: Cm. Agyei, Cm. Prestwood, Cm. Jones, and Cm.
Thompson
o Commissioners Absent: Cm. Baker, Cm. Clark, and Cm. Muhammad Jones
Approval of Agenda for ANC 8A’s Jan 14, 2020 Public Meeting
o Agenda adapted with changes- all Commissioners in favor.
Agenda adapted 4-0-0.
Reading & Approval of December 2019 Minutes
o Motion to approval ANC minutes for December 3, 2019 public meeting; all
Commissioners in favor Motion passed 4-0-0.
Public Safety Update
MPD 6th District: year to date statistics provided by Sargent Morrison. /7th
District: Lieutenant Ashley Archer provided year-over-year crime statistics.
8A01: Holly Muhammad | 8A02: Barbara Clark | 8A03: Brian Thompson|8A04: Troy Donté Prestwood-Chair
8A05: Dorcas Agyei- Vice Chair | 8A06: Ty’on Jones –Treasurer |8A07: Hanna Baker- Secretary
GOVERNMENT OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
Advisory Neighborhood Commission 8A (ANC 8A)
Anacostia/ Fairlawn/Hillsdale www.ANC8ADC.org
Scheduled Commission Votes:
1. Voting of 2020 Officers (see Administrative Matters
) (8A)
2. Vote to establish ANC Security Fund for 2020 (8A)- Motion to set-up Security
fund for FY 2020 via $25 check to OANC moved by Cm. Jones, 2
nd
Cm. Thompson:
Motion passed 4-0-0.
3. ANC 8A FY2020 Q1 Report (8A)- Motion to approve FY2020 Q1 report moved by
Cm. Jones, 2
nd
Cm. Agyei: Motion passed 4-0-0.
4. Renaming Good Hope Road SE to Marion Barry Avenue, SE (8A02, 8A03, 8A05,
8A06) (Tabled to Feb)
5. Vote to support curb cuts at 2501-09 West St SE and 2514 West St SE. The Curb
cuts would support off street parking. This is a H2B development project, 4 single
family (workforce) townhomes was initially supported by the ANC in December
2018. (8A07)- Motion for a letter of support moved by Cm. Prestwood, 2
nd
Cm
Jones: Motion passed 4-0-0
6. Vote to support BZA Case number 20078, Sig LLC, (8A06)- Motion for a letter of
support moved by Cm. Jones, 2
nd
Cm. Thompson: Motion passed 4-0-0.
7. Playable Art Project: Public Art at Anacostia Library (8A02) (Tabled to Feb)
8. (Added at Cm Jones request) Request for Resolution to remove Bustop at the
1300 Block of Morris RD SE (Tabled to Feb to allow for more research on usage at
resident’s request
).
Commissioners “Call to Action” and Announcements: Commissioners provided status of
Comp Plan deadlines and request for feedback from the community.
Public Announcements: Cm Thompson provide status of Eagle Academy at its new plan to
sell the newly constructed property.
Adjournment 8:56pm
Next Meeting: Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 7:00pm
8A01: Holly Muhammad | 8A02: Barbara Clark | 8A03: Brian Thompson|8A04: Troy Donté Prestwood-Chair
8A05: Dorcas Agyei- Vice Chair | 8A06: Ty’on Jones –Treasurer |8A07: Hanna Baker- Secretary