Government of the District of Columbia

ADVISORY NEIGHBORHOOD COMMISSION 5A
www.anc5a.org

 

MINUTES OF MEETING
February 26, 2014

The monthly meeting of ANC 5A was held on February 26, 2014. The meeting was held at the UDC — CC Backus Site room 125. The meeting started at 6:55 PM . The meeting was called to order by Chairperson Edwards. A quorum was established by roll call. The following Commissioners were present at roll call:

Commissioner Frank Wilds,

5A01

Commissioner Jasmine White

5A 06

Commissioner Adrian Jordan

5A03

Commissioner Sandi Washington

5A 07

Commissioner Ronnie Edwards

5A05

Commissioner Angel Alston

5A 08

Late:

 

 

 

Commissioner Grace Lewis 5A02

 

 

 

 

There were six (6) Commissioners present. A quorum was established. The Commissioners voted unanimously to adopt the Agenda.

PUBLIC SAFTEY UPDATE

Sergeant Shault announced that there were several changes within the PSA. Lt. Rodgers has been reassigned and Kervin Johnson will be the new Lt. He also wanted to stress that residents should feel free to email him if they needed assistance. Along with reporting that the PSA has lost two officers to reassignment, there have been 102 total crimes including 1 homicide.

ZONING UPDATE

Brief update on Zoning, more information will be presented at the next ANC meeting.

COMMUNITY CONCERNS

o        Residents had issue with oversized trucks going through areas in which it is clearly posted they were not allowed to travel through

o        DC Fire fighters Union announced a coat drive they would like residents and the commission to participate in.

o        Brief update on the Cafritz project. Project is moving forward.

o        Residents raised a concern about a need for a safe way to walk across South Dakota NE at the 4900 block.

o        Ronan Gulstone from CM McDuffie's office talked about upcoming rat summit and that performance hearing is currently going on.

ANC 5A Commissioners (2013-2014)

5A01 Frank Wilds, Treasurer           5A02 Grace J. Lewis, Parliamentarian

5A03 Adrian T. Jordan, Recording Secretary                              5A04 Vacant

5A05 Ronnie Edwards, Chairperson   5A06 Jasmine White, Corresponding Secretary

5A07 Sandi Washington,       5A08 Angel Alston, Vice Chairperson


SMD REPORTS

o        Commissioner White — Crime & Trash removal issue an; Seniors have issue with size of supercans.

o        Commissioner Washington — Issue with concrete & dump trucks; concerns about crime

o        Commissioner Jordan — Rodent & Trash at the "stairs" causing property issue.

o        Commissioner Wilds —Talked about snow regulation and shoveling

o   Gas tank dropped of and never picked up

o   Complaint about parked cars without tags

ANC BUSINESS

Presentation of award to Rip Preston for supporting ANC 5A during last year's Holiday party

Adjournment

• There being no further business, the meeting adjourned at approximately  8:30  PM



ANC 5A Commissioners (2013-2014)

5A01 Frank Wilds, Treasurer          5A02 Grace J. Lewis, Parliamentarian

5A03 Adrian T. Jordan, Recording Secretary                             5A04 Vacant

5A05 Ronnie Edwards, Chairperson  5A06 Jasmine White, Corresponding Secretary

5A07 Sandi Washington,     5A08 Angel Alston, Vice Chairperson