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The District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency’s (DCHFA) Executive Director Todd A. Lee recently named Christopher E. Donald, Director of Multifamily Lending and Neighborhood Investments (formerly the Public Finance department). Donald will oversee the day-to-day operations of the department, which financed 14 developments in Fiscal Year 2016, and will result in the production or preservation of 2,090 affordable units for D.C. residents. “Christopher’s background in real estate finance and zeal for community building is the precise combination of skills and approach necessary to lead DCHFA’s multifamily division,” remarked Executive Director Lee on Donald’s hiring. To read the complete press release, click here.
HAND Member AHC is hosting a job fair in Arlington for property management positions on October 19, 2016 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM! For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org by October 14th. You can also view open positions here.
On October 13, 2016 at 10:00 a.m., the District of Columbia’s Department of Energy and Environment (DOEE), the Prince George’s County Department of the Environment, and the Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection will hold a press conference and ceremonial signing of the Anacostia River Accord. D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker, and Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett will attend the signing of the Accord, which signifies a renewed multi-jurisdictional commitment to work collaboratively toward removing trash from the Anacostia River and its watershed. After the press conference and signing ceremony, Anacostia Riverkeeper and Anacostia Watershed Society will provide educational boat tours of the Anacostia River as part of DOEE’s Anacostia River Explorers program. Press interested in attending must RSVP to Julia.email@example.com. Additional details can be found below and in the press release.
WHO: District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser
Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker
Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett
WHAT: Press conference and signing of Anacostia Accord
WHEN: Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 10:00 a.m.
WHERE: DOEE’s Aquatic Resources Education Center, Anacostia Park