PR21-956, Hill East Development, PR21-957, 5th & I St. Street Development


CHAIRMAN PHIL MENDELSON ANNOUNCES A PUBLIC ROUNDTABLE

PR21-956, the “Hill East Redevelopment – Phase 1: Parcels F-1 and G-1 Extension Approval Resolution of 2016”
PR21-957, the “Fifth Street, NW and I Street NW Disposition Extension Approval Resolution of 2016”

Council Chairman Phil Mendelson announces a public roundtable before the Committee of the Whole regarding PR21-956, the “Hill East Redevelopment – Phase 1: Parcels F-1 and G-1 Extension Approval Resolution of 2016” and PR21-957, the “Fifth Street, NW and I Street NW Disposition Extension Approval Resolution of 2016”. The roundtable will be held at 12:30 p.m. (or immediately following the previous committee hearing) on Monday, November 7, 2016 in Hearing Room 412 of the John A. Wilson Building.

The stated purpose of PR 21-956 is to extend the time for the disposition of District-owned real property located at the northeast corner of 19th Street, S.E., and Massachusetts Avenue, S.E., known as parcels F-1 and G-1 in Square E-1112, in Ward 7. The purpose of this measure is to facilitate a mixed-use development project known as Hill East District Waterfront. The stated purpose of PR 21-957 to extend the time for the disposition of District-owned real property located at 901 Fifth Street, N.W., known as Lot 59 in Square 516, in Ward 6. The purpose of this measure is to facilitate a mixed-use development project that will be a combination hotel and apartment building. Both extensions are for two years.

Those who wish to testify are asked to telephone the Committee of the Whole, at (202) 724-8196, or email Randi Powell, Legislative Policy Advisor at cow@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business on Thursday, November 3, 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 3, 2016 the testimony will be distributed to Councilmembers before the roundtable. Witnesses should limit their testimony to five minutes; less time will be allowed if there are a large number of witnesses. Copies of PR 21-956 and 21-957 can be obtained on http://lims.dccouncil.us, or through the Legislative Services Division (Room 10) of the Secretary of the Council’s office.

If you are unable to testify at the roundtable, 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 Monday, November 21, 2016.