One of the requirements of the enabling legislation, the Neighborhood Investment Act of 2004, is for the Mayor to develop NIF Investment Plans for each of the target areas using input from community stakeholders including the Advisory Neighborhood Commissioners, residents, business owners, faith community, not-for-profit organizations, among other groups. The purpose of the Investment Plan is to set community priorities for how the NIF funds should be utilized in the target area over a five year period.
The District of Columbia Office of Planning in partnership with the NIF Program’s implementing agency, the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development, is working with community stakeholders to develop an investment plan for the Brookland/Edgewood target area, which is defined as starting at 4th Street, NE and Rhode Island Avenue, NE, north along 4th Street NE to Michigan Avenue, NE, northeast along Michigan Avenue to South Dakota Avenue, NE, southeast along South Dakota Avenue NE to Rhode Island Avenue, NE, and southwest along Rhode Island Avenue, NE to 4th Street, NET • The Council of the District of Columbia approved this plan December 2, 2008 through Resolution 17-0886.
Archival information on the public engagement process, hearing transcript, and public comment responses can be requested through the project manager.
Plan Approved—December 2, 2008 through Resolution 17-0886.