Monday, August 17, 2009

Revitalization, More Movies + the Radio

***From Mount Pleasant Main Street:

Movies in the Park Series Begins
The first of 2009's Movies in the Park will be the cycling-themed movie "Breaking Away." Mount Pleasant Main Street will host the event on Saturday August 22nd in Lamont Park (Lamont and Mt Pleasant Sts NW). The event starts at 7:00PM with a "Yoga for Cyclists" session by Past Tense, free bike clinic & repair, restaurant specials, and live music. The series will feature a movie each fourth Saturday in August and September.

***From Hear Mount Pleasant:

Small Area Revitalization from the Office of Planning
Did you go to the meeting on June 14th held at Bell High School? Did you go to the ANC meeting on August 4th to talk about the future of Mount Pleasant? It is so important that you make your voice heard in this Office of Planning Neighborhood Revitalization Plan.

The Office of Planning has released an online survey. Take a couple of minutes to check it out.

Mount Pleasant on the Radio
Did you hear the story last week about Mount Pleasant on WAMU's local news segment during Morning Edition? A reporter used Mount Pleasant to illustrate a recent DC Fire Department report that names 34 neighborhoods as "areas of concern." Read the written version. Listen here (WMA player).