Save the dates

Next Meeting: Tuesday January 19, 2016 -- Gingras Center 

MHNA meets on the third Tuesday of each month (except December).  

Upcoming 2016 meetings:

January 19
February 16 

Black Family Reunion Mural, 14th Street & Florida Avenue NW, by Byron Peck. Click on image for street view.

On which days do I set out my recycling and trash for collection?

Photos of the May Spring Clean Up Day coming soon.

Weather in Meridian Hill Park

November Meeting Minutes (Tuesday 11/18) are Posted

  • November minutes at
  • Holiday Event – MHNA is considering skipping the December meeting unless new business arises, and holdign a new years event in January. Contact the board if you have questions.
  • Upcoming:
    • Ward 1 Heritage Guide (Historic Preservation Office)
    • Board elections
    • Dues for 2015 

SDCA / MHNA Forum for ANC Candidates

Moderated by David McAuley of the iconic local blog "Short Articles about Long Meetings," Thursday Oct. 16, 7 p.m. at the Thurgood Marshall Center 



MHNA Monthly Meeting Tues Sept. 16

{Thanks to everyone who participated. Minutes are posted on the Meetings page.}
7:00 pm at Moshe Zusman Photography Studio, 2300 14th Street, NW 

Bozzuto Homes Development at 15th and V Streets: construction update

New Businesses and Introductions:

  • Gallagher & Graham Fine Spirits: High-end spirits store at 1939 12th Street 
  • Mara Home: New furniture store at 2213 14th St NW
  • Restaurant Opportunities Center - D.C.  

ANC Candidates Forum: October 16 with Shaw Dupont Citizens Alliance (SDCA)

Proposed Land Use:

  • 1481 Florida Avenue, side lot infill development: VOTE on recommendation for HPRB 
  • 1429 W Street NW, rear addition and add unit to 2-unit condo structure: VOTE on endorsement of conceptual massing 

Reeves Center Redevelopment Committee

New Business / Announcements
Dues -


Reeves Center Statement

On July 10, 2014, MHNA submitted to the District of Columbia Council a statement regarding the proposed redevelopment of the Franklin Reeves Center site at 2000 14th Street, NW.  The Reeves Center is located within MHNA's boundaries.  


The public space on the northwest corner of 14th and U Streets, in front of the Reeves Center, is a community hub and popular meeting place. It is the site of the 14th & U Farmers Market.  

The Reeves Center serves the community as the location of the DC Center for the LGBT Community and a branch of the United States Postal Service.



Free summer meals on Saturdays for ages 18 and under


Banneker Community Center, 2500 Georgia Avenue, NWOn Thursday, July 17, 2014, the mayor announced the expansion of the District of Columbia Free Summer Meals Program. Starting on Saturday, July 19, 2014, free summer meals will be offered on Saturdays at certain Department of Parks and Recreation and DC Public Library locations. 

Meals will be provided for children and youth 18 years of age and under. No registration or application is necessary. Children and youth can simply show up at a free summer meals site during meal time.

Kalorama Recreation Center, 1875 Columbia Road, NWMeals will be offered from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm every Saturday from July 19 to August 16, 2014, at the following locations within Ward One.

  • Ward 1: Banneker Community Center - 2500 Georgia Avenue NW | (202) 673-6861
  • Ward 1: Kalorama Recreation Center - 1875 Columbia Road NW | (202) 673-7606

Other locations. Map.