PR21-928, Zoning Commission Shapiro Confirmation


PR 21-928, Zoning Commission Peter Shapiro Confirmation Resolution of 2016

Council Chairman Phil Mendelson announces the scheduling of a Public Hearing by the Committee of the Whole on PR 21-928, the “Zoning Commission Peter Shapiro Confirmation Resolution of 2016.” The public hearing will be held Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 1:00p.m. in Room 412 of the John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW.

The purpose of the public hearing is to provide the public an opportunity to comment on the Mayor’s nomination of Peter Shapiro for appointment to the Zoning Commission. Peter Shapiro would replace Marcie Cohen, for a term to end February 3, 2019.

Those who wish to testify are asked to email the Committee of the Whole at, or call Sydney Hawthorne, Legislative Counsel at (202) 724-7130, and to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation, and title (if any) by close of business Tuesday, November 8, 2016. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on November 8, 2016 the testimony will be distributed to Councilmembers before the hearing. Witnesses should limit their testimony to four minutes; less time will be allowed if there are a large number of witnesses. Copies of the legislation can be obtained through the Legislative Services Division of the Secretary of the Council’s office or on

If you are unable to testify at the hearing, written statements are encouraged and will be made a part of the official record. Written statements should be submitted to the Committee of the Whole, Council of the District of Columbia, Suite 410 of the John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20004. The record will close at 5:00 p.m. on November 14, 2016.