Pennsylvania Avenue East Main Street Program (PAEMS)
"Tale of two cities: Push to revitalize Pennsylvania Avenue East of the River - A petition is circulating urging the DC Council to fund a Main Street Project in Ward 7." News Article By Delia Goncalves, WUSA9, December 16, 2019.
Pennsylvania Avenue Small Area Plan Update
The DC Office of Planning announced that the final Pennsylvania Avenue East Small Area Plan (PAESAP) was submitted to DC City Council on November 28th, 2022 for review. The Plan introduced by Council Chair Mendelson will be referred to the Committee of the Whole on December 6th, 2022. The Resolution, supporting documents, and draft SAP are provided.
ANC7B Resolution for Pennsylvania Avenue East Main Street and Revitalization Funding submitted to Councilmember Vincent Gray for FY 2021 Budget Submission (document includes letters of support from Fairfax Village Community Association, Inc., Penn Branch Citizens Civic Association, Dupont Park Civic Association, and Randle Highlands Citizens Civic Association)
Additional Letters of Support for Pennsylvania Avenue East Main Street and Revitalization Funding submitted to Councilmember Vincent Gray for FY 2021 Budget Submission (document includes letters of support from Pennsylvania Avenue East Economic Development Committee (PAECC) and Marshall Heights Community Development Organization, Inc. (MHCDO)
Documents that impact Pennsylvania Avenue East Revitalization
L'Enfant Square Market and Urban Design Analysis, Report Contributors: DC AIA, Washington Architectural Foundation, Bolan Smart Associates, Inc., Quinn Evans Architects, Marshall Heights CDO, DC Dept of Transportation, Office of Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development, DC Office of Planning, 10/2002
East of Sousa Bridge Pennsylvania Avenue Revitalization Taskforce, Letter to Mayor Williams and City Administrator Robert Bobb, The Redevelopment of Pennsylvania Ave SE, East of the Sousa Bridge, 8/21/2004
"Opportunity Zones is a new (2018) federal program that provides tax incentives for investments in new businesses and commercial projects in low-income communities. Designated Penn Ave East communities include Dupont Park, Fairfax Village, Fairlawn, Hillcrest, Randle Highlands, and Twining.
Documents that impact Ward 7 and Other Historical Ward 7 & 8 Neighborhood Documents
Pennsylvania and Minnesota Avenues Intersection Improvement Project.
Letter from the Penn Branch Community Association to DDOT expressing concerns and providing recommendations about the Pennsylvania Avenue-Minnesota Avenue, SE, Intersection Improvement Project dated December 12, 2018
Pennsylvania Avenue Southeast Corridor Study - DDOT Proposed Project West side of the Sousa Bridge to 2nd Street SE near the U.S. Capitol. This ia a transportation planning study focused on improving safety and mobility for bicyclists, pedestrians, transit and vehicular travel along this east/west connection.
ADVISORY NEIGHBORHOOD COMMISSIONS (ANC)