See below for news of recent Architectural Review Committee, Historic Preservation Review Board, and Mayor’s Agent cases, and other preservation matters that have an impact on Cleveland Park.

For questions about CPHS positions on cases and issues, please email board president Dandridge Ince.


  • D.C. Historic Preservation Office policies and procedures are here.
  • Historic Preservation Review Board agendas, staff reports, and related materials are here.
  • You can read more about the role of the Mayor’s Agent and download hearing notices and decisions here.
  • The Georgetown Law Library has a page devoted to D.C. preservation law.
  • For more on CPHS’s preservation policies and procedures, see our mission statement (revised 3/3/12) and the Architectural Review Committee page.
  • For questions about zoning and related matters, please contact ANC3C Commissioner Nancy MacWood (see left sidebar).


Recent News:

Cleveland Park Historical Society Comments Submitted on DDOT’s draft Cleveland Park Transportation Recommendations.

Zoning Commission Case No. 08-06A Subtitle H Testimony on Behalf of the Cleveland Park Historical Society

Architectural Review Committee (ARC) Reports:

December 2014

November 2014

October 2014

September 2014

August 2014 – No Meeting

July 2014

June 2014 – No Meeting

May 2014

April 2014

March 2014

February 2014

January 2014

December 2013

November 2013

October 2013

September 2013


Old News (Pre- 2013):

ARC Statement on Proposed New Construction at Rosedale HPA #12-566 in 2012

Summary of published ARC statements and preservation news of 2012