Save the dates

Next Meeting: Tues January 15  
MHNA meets on the third Tuesday of each month (generally excepting August and December).
2019 Monthly Meetings: 
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Tuesday, July 16 , 2019
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Tuesday, November 19, 2019

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 April Spring Beautification Day 

, 2019

Saturday Farmers' Market 9am-1pm  

The 14th & U Streets Farmers' Market returns on May 2, 2009, for the third summer in a row, on the sidewalk in front of the Reeves Center.  From the MHNA Listserv:

Dear Fans of 14&U Farmers' Market,
We're BACK. This Saturday from 9-1. Rain or Shine. All your Spring Favorites and some seriously delicious surprises.
NEW PRODUCER: Many of you asked for a producer of pasta, sauces, home-made soups and jams. I am really thrilled I found you this one!

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Controlling Mosquitoes

It's that time of year again.
Mosquitoes are not only a nuisance, but may also carry many diseases including St. Louis encephalitis, eastern equine encephalitis, West Nile Virus, and dog heartworm. Several important species breed around the home. This information describes the life cycle and habits of the most common pest mosquitoes, and suggests several ways to eliminate breeding sites. Also, it explains the safe use of insect repellents, and lists additional mosquito web sites for more information. 

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Operation Fix-It

Operation Fix-It is Mayor Fenty’s multi-agency initiative aimed at abating areas where crime, blight, and compliance issues require participation from more than one DC Government agency. “Fix-Its” are coordinated weekly and cover a 2-3 block radius with services including graffiti removal, street cleaning, alley repair, weed trimming, trash removal, abandoned auto removal, and building inspection. 
Fix-Its in Ward 2 are coordinated by Andrew Huff and Francisco Fimbres of the Mayor’s Office of Community Relations & Services (MOCRS).  
Have a suggestion for a Fix-It location?  A street or alley with multiple issues?

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Theater Production, Cardozo High School, March 29, 2009

A highly acclaimed play about the lives and personalities of Martin Luther King, Jr., and Malcolm X will be performed at Cardozo High School on Sunday, March 29th, at 4:00 PM in the Auditorium.

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Street Cleaning Ticketing to Start Monday, March 30, 2009

From: "Lyons, Nancee (DPW)"
Sent: Friday, February 27, 2009 12:39:17 PM
Subject: [CSNA's U Street News] FW: Daytime Residential Street Sweeping Resumes Mar. 23, Ticketing Begins Mar. 30
Dear Residents,
Please be advised that daytime mechanical street sweeping will resume in scheduled, signed residential neighborhoods on Monday, March 23, 2009. Alternate-side parking restrictions in these areas will go into effect as well. Parking tickets, which carry a $30 fine, will be issued, beginning March 30, to vehicles parked during street sweeping hours in areas posted with “No Parking/Street Cleaning” signs.
Beginning March 30, parked cars also may be towed to allow the sweepers access to the curbside. Generally, parking is prohibited for two hours while sweeping is underway.

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