Click here to fill out our initial Plaza Survey (the basics). Here's an image that a local resident (unattributed) sent in with their survey. THANKS TO ALL WHO SENT THEIR RESPONSES IN TO THE PLAZA SURVEY! Based on your responses – here are some of the elements you said you would like to see if … Continue reading Save Our Plaza Survey
Today's win is official! Here is the DC Superior Court Judge Todd Edelman's Judgment transcript (37 pages PDF) and one-page Preliminary Injunction Order received from our talented DC pro bono trial attorney Paul Zukerberg. Anyone can show this to anyone with a bullldozer on our Plaza in Adams Morgan! 🙂 This PI means it will not be razed while the court reviews … Continue reading VICTORY! Judge stops razing of Plaza!
We've officially joined forces with the Kalorama Citizens Association and pro bono attorney Paul Zukerberg, with resources generously donated from you all, to file suit against SunTrust, PN Hoffman and Potomac Partners. Click here for our official press release. Here the official documents filed with the court: Preliminary Injunction motion & PI exhibits Complaint If … Continue reading See you in court SunTrust and Hoffman!
Despite our many successes, the Plaza now hangs in the balance. We’re going to court soon to fight for it & we need AdMo4RD Save Our Plaza members' help: send us any feedback you’ve got on the case in writing this week give as generously as your budget reasonably allows to support the case contact … Continue reading Hoffman filed for raze permits. It’s go time!
See the full text & related evidence by clicking on this link (PDF, 5.3 MB).
Concerns Raised About Public Easement on Plaza Adams Morgan, DC, Wednesday, September 21, 2016 – A throng of PN Hoffman's brightest talents brought their latest designs to Adams Morgan Advisory Neighborhood Commissioners and residents at a packed public meeting at Mary's Center. Of the more than thirty people in attendance, the reaction was swift and … Continue reading Community Strongly Opposes PN Hoffman Condo Project
Bank's Response to Community Concerns Included Providing a Public Plaza The DC Historical Preservation Review Board meeting was held at 930am Thursday June 23, 2016 at 441 4th Street NW, Room 220 South. We won a VICTORY—for now! The HPRB declined to approve the plans as presented at the June 23 hearing giving us more time. Based … Continue reading Trove of Historical Records
We had lots of energy and excitement in September with an especially great Adams Morgan Day—THANK YOU! A deep bow of gratitude to all who helped get out the word, create swag, and canvass! We took in many new donations and added over 150 people to this distribution list! [Speaking of which, for all … Continue reading Two Upcoming Events!
Press Release: Adams Morgan for Reasonable Development, 202 670 2366 firstname.lastname@example.org DC Historic Preservation Board Asks PN Hoffman to Come Back With Design Changes to Suntrust Plaza Project Plaza Advocates Immediately File Freedom of Information Request Adams Morgan, Washington, D.C. – Last Thursday, October 27, 2016, the DC Historic Preservation Review Board (HPRB) had mixed … Continue reading DC Historic Preservation Board Asks PN Hoffman to Come Back
The Knickerbocker & Ambassador Theaters The site was originally the home of the beautiful Knickerbocker Theater, designed by local architect Reginald Geare in 1915 and owned by DC theatre operator Henry Crandall , who also later built the Tivoli Theater which still stands in Columbia Heights. On January 28, 1922, the night after the worst snowstorm … Continue reading History Prior to the Plaza