DEFEND MCMILLAN PARK ... SIGN THE PETITION
Over recent years, a consortium of developers (Vision McMillan Partners, or VMP) has sought to develop the 25-acre McMillan Park, owned by the District of Columbia and listed on the National Register of Historic Sites.
WE PRESS ON FOR JUSTICE, EQUITY & SUSTAINABILITY AT MCMILLAN PARK!
See McMillan's history here.
Friends of McMillan Park (FOMP) and allied organizations, like DC for Reasonable Development (DC4RD), together as the Save McMillan Action Coalition(SMAC) have sued to overturn decisions by the District’s Zoning Commission and the Mayor’s Agent on Historical Preservation. These decisions by unelected "planning" officials" approves the privatization and construction of a very large commercial development at the historic McMillan Park site. Some suits are still pending.
DESPITE PENDING LITIGATION STILL IN COURT, THE MAYOR AND CITY IS GEARING UP TO SPEND TENS OF MILLIONS OF DOLLARS TO DEMOLISH OUR PARK!
We just found out the Council is gearing up legilsation to demo our park. Please send a note below to ask at the very least for a 45-day review period the contract as found here.