Advisory Neighborhood Commission 8A Monthly Meeting

Tuesday, November 3, 2015 | 7:00PM

UPO Building | 1649 Good Hope Road SE | Washington, DC 20020

Attendance: 6 Commissioners | 100+ Attendees


  1. Call to Order (7:07 PM)

  1. Roll Call
  1. 6 Commissioners Present (Muhammad, Williams, Clark, Prestwood, Wilson and Fletcher)
  2. 1 Commissioner Absent (Simms)

  1. Approval of Agenda
  1. Motion: Cm. Wilson moved to accept the agenda. 2nd: Cm. Fletcher. Passed (5-0-0)

  1. Reading of Minutes
  1. Motion: Cm. Prestwood moved to accept the 9/1 meeting minutes. 2nd: Cm. Clark. Passed (6-0-0).
  2. Motion: Cm. Wilson moved to accept the 10/6 meeting minutes. 2nd: Cm. Prestwood. Passed (6-0-0).

  1. Commission Votes
  1. 8A Zoning Request Resolution
  1. Homeward DC ANC Resolution
  1. Quarterly Treasurer’s Report

  1. Standing Community Reports
  1. US State’s Attorney, Channing Phillips

  1. Executive Office of the Mayor
  1. Office of Councilmember LaRuby May
  1. Commander David Taylor, MPD 6D
  1. Commander Vendette Parker, MPD, 7D

  1. Order of Business
  1. Catherine Buell, DMPED St. Elizabeth’s East Executive Director
  1. Sandra Mattavous-Frye, The People’s Counsel

  1. Commissioner Roundtable
  1. 8A01: Holly Muhammad: 11/21 SMD Meeting at Orr ES from 10AM until 12PM. Skyland Development was sold by the city to Rappaport, Marshall Heights and WC Smith.
  2. 8A02: Barbara Clark: Left Early
  3. 8A03: Cynthia Simms: Absent
  4. 8A04: Troy Prestwood: 11/14 SMD Meeting may be postponed due to location. Lt. Commander Schafler’s Veteran’s Remembrance event on 11/12 from 11AM until 12PM.
  5. 8A05: Charles Wilson: TY for attending the Anacostia Heritage Trail Event
  6. 8A06: Tina Fletcher: SMD Meeting 11/21 at 11AM at the Anacostia Library. Turning Natural Juice Bar Ribbon Cutting. Empowering Males of Color. Snow Shoveling Team. DCPCSB New Middle School Proposal/DC Prep Expansion.
  7. 8A07: Natalie Williams: Given the large number of attendees at our meetings, we will consider a new location for our meetings moving forward.

  1. Community Concerns
  1. Community Concerns were addressed in each of the aforementioned sections regarding the specific topic of discussion.

  1. Announcements

8A01: Holly Muhammad, Vice-Chair | 8A02: Barbara Clark, Treasurer | 8A03: Cynthia Simms | 8A04: Troy Prestwood |

8A05: Charles Wilson | 8A06: Tina Fletcher, Secretary | 8A07: Natalie Williams, Chair