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June 2016 Newsletter

June 2016 Newsletter

[ 0 ] June 1, 2016 |

Join us for our next monthly meeting, Wednesday, June 8 at 7 p.m, Aurora Hills Community Center!

Newsletter contents: Crystal House lighting, ART bus depot update, Neighborhood Conservation process changes, Boo-Ha-Ha supporters needed, TJ Maxx coming, Matro/Mall Traffic Problems, Whole Foods opening June 29, MetPark 6 final site plan review, Primary Election June 14, Pentagon Centre construction update, Solar Co-op forming, Haiti Meals Project, Street trees, New stop sigh at 18th and Joyce, Budget priorities, Next AHCA Social: June 22 7–9 p.m.

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Possible Neighborhood Conservation county-wide changes

Possible Neighborhood Conservation county-wide changes

June 1, 2016 |

At the May AHCA membership meeting, a representative of the Neighborhood Conservation Advisory Commission (NCAC) presented changes under consideration for the street improvement project approval process. At the risk of oversimplifying, the primary changes are twofold: Requiring Civic Associations to have a broadly public process and vote (all renters and property owners would be eligible […]

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Marty King Memorial Tree

Marty King Memorial Tree

May 17, 2016 |

On May 7th, a tree planting ceremony was held at Virginia Highlands park in honor of Marty King and his service to the neighborhood. Neighbors, friends and family of the Kings came together to share memories and gratitude. The tree is a graceful Princeton Elm and has a commemorative plaque.

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May 2016 Newsletter

May 2016 Newsletter

May 9, 2016 |

Original PDF: http://aurorahighlands.org/wp-content/uploads/May-2016-Newsletter-AHCA.pdf  All Aurora Highlands residents are invited and encouraged to come to our monthly meetings where we meet neighbors, discuss topics of interest, and share information. MEETING – Wednesday, May 11 at 7 p.m. Aurora Hills Community Center Come early for refreshments and socializing! Doors open at 6:30 Let Natasha know ASAP if you need childcare […]

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Proposed Neighborhood Conservation Project Selection Process

Proposed Neighborhood Conservation Project Selection Process

April 20, 2016 |

A proposed new process for selecting new Neighborhood Conservation projects for Aurora Highlands was presented at the April Aurora Highlands Civic Association (AHCA) meeting.  The new process would provide a transparent approach to selecting projects that balances both the desires of neighbors and the potential benefits for the entire community.  Please note that this process […]

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April 2016 Newsletter

April 2016 Newsletter

April 11, 2016 |

Original PDF: http://aurorahighlands.org/wp-content/uploads/April-2016-Newsletter-AHCA.pdf All Aurora Highlands residents are invited and encouraged to come to our monthly meetings where we meet neighbors, discuss topics of interest, and share information. MEETING – Wednesday, April 13 at 7 p.m. Aurora Hills Community Center Come early for refreshments and socializing! Doors open at 6:30 Let Natasha know ASAP if you need […]

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March 2016 Meeting Minutes (DRAFT)

March 2016 Meeting Minutes (DRAFT)

April 11, 2016 |

Aurora Highlands Civic Association Minutes from Monthly Meeting Wednesday, 9 March 2016 MINUTES Attendees: 27 members (see attached sign-in sheet pages 1-3). Proceedings: Meeting called to order at 7:03 PM, by President Natasha Atkins. Community Updates Discussed the great turn out at last month’s social at Siné in Pentagon Row and noted that this month’s […]

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Met Park Open Space Meeting – April 6

Met Park Open Space Meeting – April 6

April 4, 2016 |

With the Metropolitan Park Phase 6 Site Plan, the last section of the “Central Open Space” will be built. The community is welcome to an open house to provide input on the features of the new open space. Also learn about the future improvements to the section of S Eads Street along Metropolitan Park. “Metropolitan […]

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Arlington Water Pollution Control Plant – Solids Master Plan – Feedback requested by 3/16

Arlington Water Pollution Control Plant – Solids Master Plan – Feedback requested by 3/16

March 14, 2016 |

[Update 3/14: Just a reminder that on March 16, Paul will be attending the second meeting at the Arlington Water Pollution Control Plant to participate in their short and long range Solids Planning process as the AHCA rep. At this meeting we will get the chance to propose and choose criteria that will be used […]

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Two Bikeshare stations proposed for the neighborhood [updated]

Two Bikeshare stations proposed for the neighborhood [updated]

March 14, 2016 |

[Update 3/14: Please see the attached presentation that was given at our March AHCA meeting on potential new bikeshare stations in our neighborhood. The two potential locations are (1) on S Hayes Street, between S 23rd and S 24th and (2) Near the corner of S Fern Street and Army Navy Drive. Aurora Highlands bikeshare presentation […]

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