Meridian Hill Neighborhood Association

Meridian Hill Neighborhood Association Meridian Hill Neighborhood Association is a nonprofit neighborhood association dedicated to improving our community by strengthening relationships between neighbors, businesses, schools, churches, local government and other neighborhood groups.

MHNA works to: Local business advocacy for keeping and growing daytime retail small business within Meridian Hill Neighborhood Association boundaries. Engage with the city and developers on projects affecting the community. Maintain and improve safety in our neighborhood; Clean and green our streets and alleys; and MHNA's Board of Directors is elected by the membership. To facilitate activities, 4 committees address specific issues: Membership, Institutional and Neighborhood Affairs, Crime and Safety and Greening. BOARD / OFFICERS For calendar year 2017: President - Chris Young Vice President - Christina Parascandola Secretary - Kurt Staiger Treasurer - Monika Pamp Outreach - Kenneth Yu

MHNA works to: Local business advocacy for keeping and growing daytime retail small business within Meridian Hill Neighborhood Association boundaries. Engage with the city and developers on projects affecting the community. Maintain and improve safety in our neighborhood; Clean and green our streets and alleys; and MHNA's Board of Directors is elected by the membership. To facilitate activities, 4 committees address specific issues: Membership, Institutional and Neighborhood Affairs, Crime and Safety and Greening. BOARD / OFFICERS For calendar year 2017: President - Chris Young Vice President - Christina Parascandola Secretary - Kurt Staiger Treasurer - Monika Pamp Outreach - Kenneth Yu

Mission: Meridian Hill Neighborhood Association is a nonprofit neighborhood association dedicated to improving our community by strengthening relationships between neighbors, businesses, schools, churches, local government and other neighborhood groups.

Operating as usual

Meridian Hill Neighborhood Association
06/02/2020

Meridian Hill Neighborhood Association

Meet up with DC Council Chairman Mendelson on February 8, 2020, between 10:00 am and 11:00 am, at Philz 1827 Adams Mill ...
02/03/2020

Meet up with DC Council Chairman Mendelson on February 8, 2020, between 10:00 am and 11:00 am, at Philz 1827 Adams Mill Road NW

10/16/2018

Meeting tonight, Tues 10/16 at the Gingras Center (7pm). We're featuring BOTH a representative from the DC Office of Attorney General AND ANC 1B-12 candidate Dan Winston. Looking forward to both. See you there!

09/13/2018

Next meeting Tues 9/18 at the Gingras Center (7pm). Several items already on the agenda including Keep Meridian Hill Green. See you there!

07/17/2018

We won't formally meet again until September 18, but lots is happening in the neighborhood and we'd love your involvement! We're working on activity to support Meridian Hill / Malcolm X Park, and staying abreast of and involved in a variety of neighborhood issues that affect your quality of life and sense of community. Please be in touch, in particular if you interested in planning maintenance and/or cleanup of the Park. Happy Summer!

06/19/2018

Meeting Tuesday 7pm at Restaurant Judy, 2212 14th St NW.
See you there!

05/15/2018

Councilmember Nadeau plans to attend tonight's meeting. 7pm at Gingras Center!

03/16/2018

Meeting Tuesday March 20, 7pm, at the Gingras Ecumenical Center (1419 V St. NW). We will welcome Ward 1 DC Council Candidate Kent Boese. Other topics include planning our annual beautification event, land use and ABRA issues, and other community issues TBD.

02/19/2018

February meeting Tuesday 2/20, 7 p.m.
Judy's Restaurant, 2212 14th St NW

Agenda:
- Madison Investments / Martha’s Table Redevelopment
- Public Safety with Metropolitan Police Dept., 3rd District
- Election of Officers, Beautification Day planning

Then, stay for a margarita or some papusas. Yum!

12/30/2017

We're arranging the MHNA post-holiday social gathering 7-9 pm on January 16 in the home of a Board member, at Warehouses at Union Row (2125 14th Street NW). RSVP to [email protected]!

11/20/2017

Meeting Tues. 11/21, 7pm @ Gingras Ecumenical Center!

10/17/2017

MHNA's regular October meeting on Tuesday Oct. 17 will take the form of a social happy hour, 6:30 pm - 8 pm

Meet at at Quarter+Glory (2017 14th St. NW)

We will informally discuss public safety issues, plans for our annual holiday event, liquor retailer license renewals, and whatever else comes to mind.

Space is limited--sign up today for the Sept 19 Walking Tour at MHNAevents@gmail.com!
08/11/2017

Space is limited--sign up today for the Sept 19 Walking Tour at [email protected]!

05/14/2017

We are proud to welcome Commander Stuart Emerman of MPD District 3 to our meeting next Tuesday, 5/16, 7pm at the Gingras Center.

Timeline Photos
05/02/2017

Timeline Photos

04/14/2017

Unfortunately, the April monthly meeting is cancelled. We will meet again May 16. But all is NOT lost--the annual Spring Beautification Day is Saturday April 29!

02/08/2017

The Feb. 21 meeting will feature the Office of Planning’s Ward 1 Neighborhood Planner to discuss the Comprehensive Plan amendment process. (7:00 p.m. at Moshe Zusman Photo Studio)

12/13/2016

Reminder -- there is no December meeting. See you at our annual post-holiday party on January 13

11/13/2016

Reminder -- Meeting Tuesday 7pm
Gingras Center, 1419 V Street, NW

Development and Land Use Issues
ABRA License Renewals / Updates
2017 Board Nominations
Voting procedures for multi-family buildings
Potential volunteer events at Martha’s Table and/or Meridian Hill Park
2016 Holiday Party (Note: no regular December meeting!)

Please provide your support to help save the Meridian Hill Historic District by clicking below to sign this online petit...
11/02/2016
Historic Preservation Review Board: Reject the revised Meridian International Project

Please provide your support to help save the Meridian Hill Historic District by clicking below to sign this online petition.

A planned development project will significantly impact the current views from the Meridian Hill Park as well as the Historic White Meyer and Meridian International buildings. A neighborhood petition has been launched and we encourage all concerned residents to sign the petition. A picture of the proposed design is included with the petition.

The petition is to request that the Historic Preservation Review Board reject the design as currently proposed. The picture below reflects the design as it would appear along 16th Streets between Belmont and Crescent.

Thanks for your support!

The residents of the Meridian Hill neighborhood and surrounding area urge both ANC and the Historic Preservation Review Board (HPRB) to reject the revised Meridian International Project proposal. The new proposal continues to ignore several important concerns raised in the past by both the ANC and....

10/17/2016

Unfortunately the October 18 Meridian Hill Neighborhood Association meeting has been cancelled. We will meet in November.

In the meantime, several ABRA liquor licenses in MHNA Boundaries are up for Renewal. If you have any issue or concerns about the following establishments please email or message. MHNA has submitted letters of support for several of these establishments; both positive and negative feedback is helpful.

•The Saloon (ABRA-071086; 1205 U St. NW)
•BIN-1301 (ABRA-091682; 1301 U St. NW)
•Cloak & Dagger (ABRA-098733; 1359 U St. NW)
•Tropicalia (ABRA-083264; 2001 14th St. NW)
•Lost Society (ABRA-083420; 2001 14th St. NW)
•The BBQ Joint (ABRA-082451; 2005 14th St NW)
•Marvin (ABRA-076166; 2007 14th St. NW)
•The Gibson (ABRA-078226; 2009 14th St. NW)
•Quarter & Glory (ABRA-098174; 2017 14th St. NW)

09/11/2016

Remember our Sept. 20 Monthly Meeting!
7pm, downstairs at the Gingras Ecumenical Center (1419 V Street, NW). Agenda Includes:
- Upcoming volunteer events
- Proposed new Tavern "Franklin Hall" at 1346 Florida Avenue (Manhattan Laundry building); ABRA-103899; possible vote

08/15/2016

Next meeting Sept. 20.

07/18/2016

July Monthly Meeting Tuesday 7/19 at Gingras Center. CM Nadeau, MPD, and more.

06/17/2016

Learn about WeWork Manhattan Laundry (1328 - 1348 Florida Ave)at our next meeting -- Tuesday 6/21 at Ginras Center!

05/17/2016

May Monthly Meeting is tomorrow, Tuesday May 17, 7:00 pm at the Gingras Center (1419 V Street, NW).
See you there! Agenda on web site--includes Mulebone, Bus 92 re-route, beautification follow-up, goals setting and more.

04/22/2016

Remember to RSVP for the Saturday Beautification event via the link at http://www.meridianhilldc.org/

DPW Director Shorter will present MHNA with a Community Good Steward Award shortly after 10:00. Also remember work gloves if you have some!

04/06/2016

Follow-up ANC 1B Juvenile Town Hall
Tuesday, April 12th, 7:00-8:30 PM
at the Thurgood Marshall Center
(1816 12th St. NW)

This is a follow up town hall from the previous one last summer. Learn more about the juvenile justice system and preventative measures taking place across the city. Attorney General, Karl Racine will be there to present and take questions.

For info contact ANC Commissioner Smith @ 1b07 at anc dc gov

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