ANC 4A NOVEMBER 2021 MEETING MINUTES

PLEASE NOTE: In compliance with Roberts Rules of Order Newly Revised, 11th Edition, §48, page 468, the minutes of Advisory Neighborhood Commission 4A are a record of the actions taken by the Commission, not a record of what people said during the meeting. Accordingly, comments made by commissioners or members of the public will not be recorded in detail in the minutes.

The meeting was held virtually through Zoom. Commissioner Singleton called the meeting to order at 7:01pm. A quorum was present, including the following Commissioners:

• Phyllis Green, 4A01
• Stacey Lincoln, 4A02
• Stephen Whatley, 4A03
• Patience Singleton, 4A04
• Candace Tiana Nelson, 4A06
• Marlene Moss, 4A07
• Pavan Khoobchandani, 4A08

1. Approval of Administrative Matters (Agenda, Minutes, and Consent Agenda)
a. Approval of the agenda as amended was moved by Commissioner Singleton and seconded by Commissioner Whatley. Approved 7 ayes, 0 nays, 0 abstentions.

b. Approval of the October 2021 meeting minutes was moved by Commissioner Khoobchandani, seconded by Commissioner Moss. Approved 7 ayes, 0 nays, 0 abstentions.

c. Approval of the Q3 and Q4 Quarterly Reports was tabled upon motion by Commissioner Lincoln (Whatley seconded) to the December meeting by a vote of 7 ayes, 0 nays, and 0 abstentions.

2. Non-Consent Calendar Resolutions and Letters:

a. Resolution # #4A-11-02-21-01, Requesting Identification of, Repaving, And/Or Prioritization of Alley Located In Square 2534. Moved by Commissioner Khoobchandani, seconded by Commissioner Whatley. Approved 7 ayes, 0 nays, 0 abstentions.

3. Presentations and Reports

a. Lieutenant Weinfeld gave the report for the Metropolitan Police Department, Fourth District, and reported on current law enforcement issues in ANC 4A. Key point was about a homicide on Kalmia Road.

b. Tamira Benitez gave the report for Councilmember Lewis George’s office. Key points were information on vaccinations, leaf collection, and pumpkin composting.

c. Yamileth Escobar gave the report for Mayor Bowser’s office. Key points were about legislative updates and redistricting.

d. State Board of Education Ward 4 Representative Frazier O’Leary spoke on school/education issues including the renaming of Wilson High School and the critical need for substitute teachers.

e. Jonathon Quince and Bryan Wolf of Hines presented regarding concerns with dust mitigation at Parks at Walter Reed.

f. Chair Singleton mentioned that the ANC has $20,000 available for grants, and information on grantmaking is available on the ANC 4A website.

Commissioner Nelson moved that the meeting be adjourned, and Commissioner Khoobchandani seconded. It was passed without objection.

The meeting was adjourned at 8:37pm.