While we were out: ANC opposes bowling alley for Georgetown Mall

Last Wednesday, the ANC 2E voiced unanimous opposition to the company Vornado’s bid to construct a bowling alley in the Georgetown Park Mall in their first meeting of the year. Because the upper levels of the mall house… Read More

ANC Wrapup: If there aren’t any more questions…

In Jake Sticka‘s (SFS ’13) last week as an Advisory Neighborhood Commissioner, the ANC held its monthly meeting on the Georgetown University campus in “recognition” of the school, as announced at the last meeting. In the meeting, the… Read More

Comcast addresses neighbors’ grievances over utility boxes

Comcast is finally in discussions with the Georgetown neighborhood and the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) after residents became angry with the placement of “small refrigerator-sized green utility boxes” around the Georgetown neighborhood. Many residents were upset by this… Read More

ANC Wrapup: Recognizing Georgetown’s unsightly boxes

At last night’s meeting with the Advisory Neighborhood Commission, the commissioners focused on the rerouting of the G2 bus, a plan for the “distressing” and unsightly Comcast boxes, and the move of a Wisconsin Avenue Capital Bikeshare station…. Read More

Experts and activists explore politics of D.C. governance

Yesterday afternoon, the Graduate Student Organization hosted a panel discussion with the purpose of examining the D.C. political and social environment. Discussion topics ranged from the “Nimbyism” to public transportation in the District. The panel consisted of prominent… Read More

BREAKING: Students score seats on Georgetown Community Partnership

Administrators have promised student representatives will take a spot in the Georgetown Community Partnership negotiations, starting with Georgetown University Student Association President Clara Gustafson (SFS, ’13). A press release was sent to campus media announcing this new development…. Read More

ANC Wrapup: Neighbors applaud for Olson’s plan to reduce off-campus partying

Encore, Olson, Encore! At yesterday’s meeting with the advisory neighborhood commission, Vice President of Student Affairs Todd Olson listed all the University’s plans to reduce off-campus partying in West Georgetown, Burleith, and Foxhall. According to the Georgetown Dish (Vox… Read More

Meet your ANC candidate: the basket ballin’ Craig Cassey, Jr.

Here we bring you ANC candidate Craig Cassey (COL ’15) running for Single Member District 04, which comprises Georgetown student housing. Yesterday we asked the same questions to Peter Prindiville (SFS ’14) which you can find right here…. Read More

Meet your ANC candidate: the resolute but optimistic Peter Prindiville

Within the next week, Vox will introduce you to the student ANC candidates who will appear on the ballot on November 6. Here we bring you Peter Prindiville (SFS ’14), who campaigns to represent Single Member District 08. This district… Read More

ANC Wrapup: Campus Plan receives stamp of approval

Yesterday evening, Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2E held a special meeting to consider proposed revisions to the Georgetown Campus Plan. The ANC commissioners in attendance voted unanimously, 6-0, to endorse the revised plan. Then the floor opened up to… Read More