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Dear PoP – “plight of 11th and Monroe Park NW continues”

by Prince Of Petworth January 14, 2010 at 9:34 pm 61 Comments


“Dear PoP,

The plight of the park at 11th and Monroe, NW continues. Despite the mayor’s pledge at a public community meeting that there were funds to renovate the “drunk park”, these funds have disappeared and have been shifted somewhere else. Why does the city continue to turn its back on the citizens of Columbia Heights? Drunks and children don’t mix. It’s just a matter of time before real tragedy happens in that park. Friends of POP: please contact the mayor’s office and let them know “no more drunk park.”

The emails for contacting the mayor’s office are:  [email protected] and [email protected]

We’ve been discussing issues with this park for a few years now. Does anyone think that issues with the park have improved over the past few years?


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