Agenda for March 28:
The Climate and Community Reinvestment Act. The Committee will receive a presentation from Put a Price on It, D.C. Coalition regarding the Climate and Community Reinvestment Act, a carbon fee and rebate policy aimed at reducing carbon emissions in the District of Columbia.
Leaf Blower Regulation Amendment Act. The Committee will recieve a presentation from Quiet Clean DC regarding the Leaf Blower Regulation Amendment Act, a bill to end the use of gas powered leaf blowers in the District of Columbia.
University of the District of Columbia. The Committee may consider a resolution encouraging the D.C. Council to increase the percentage of local funding allocated for the University of the District of Columbia.
Matters addressed at the February 28 meeting:
Signs at Kalorama Park. Representatives gave a presentation on the installation of bilingual signage designating Kalorama Park as a National Underground Railroad site. The Committee then voted unanimously to recommend ANC1C support a resolution supporting KCA's installation of signage in Kalorama Park providing information about the Park's history as part of the Underground Railroad.
Marie Reed Pool Hours. The Committee voted unanimously to recommend ANC1C support a resolution supporting a budget increase to expand pool hours at Marie Reed and make other facility improvements.
Wage Theft Resolution. The Committee voted unanimously to add to the agenda for ANC1C's next meeting consideration of a resolution asking DCRA to improve oversight and enforcement of contractors who commit wage theft.