See St. E’s: As GSA plans to move DHS to the Saint Elizabeths West Campus come closer to fruition, the DC Preservation League is again offering a walking tour of the west campus of the National Historic Landmark on Saturday, April 4 at 10 am. Here are pictures from the last tour. You can RSVP by calling the DC Preservation League office at 202.783.5144 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. The tour should fill up quickly so sign up soon. (by Jaime Fearer)
Celebrate with WABA: WABA’s tireless efforts to make our city safer for bicyclists depend on our support. You can support them and have a great time at their annual gala, on Saturday, March 21. The event will honor Congressman Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), Congress’s leading bicycle advocate. It’s $80 for WABA members and $115 for non-members. Get your tickets here.
Support a trash-free Anacostia: The DC Council will hold a hearing on the bill to incentivize reusable bags on Wednesday, April 1. The hearing will start at 2 pm and continue into the evening to enable people to testify either in the afternoon or after work. To sign up, email or call Aukima Benjamin, email@example.com or 202.724.8062. Tell her when you’d like to testify. Never testified before? Just write out up to 3 minutes of comments and bring a few copies with you.
District Four-um: The Action Committee for Transit and the Sierra Club are organizing a forum for County Council candidates in Montgomery’s District 4 on Wednesday evening, March 31st. Mark your calendars and look for more updates soon.