Posts Tagged ‘boards and commissions’

Council Could Slim Down All Those Useless Boards and Commissions

This isn't specifically Housing Complex territory, but it's an issue close to my heart, having followed the Historic Preservation Review Board's struggle to maintain a quorum, and pored over the list of Boards and Commissions to find 855 vacancies on the District's 160-odd entities. The Post followed up in October, finding that high-profile vetting failures [...]

Failed Historic Preservation Review Board Nominations Endanger the Whole Shebang

Back in November, we heard that Mayor Vince Gray had finally nominated two people to stick around past their already-expired terms on the Historic Preservation Review Board and two more to fill pending vacancies. It was a relief, given that only two members of the nine-person board haven't had their terms expire.
Well, turns out two [...]