[breaking] Court Rules with McMillan Supporters! [click here]
Mayor Muriel Bowser, Ward 5 Councilmember Kenyan McDuffie, Vision McMillan Partners and the political-developer establishment want the DC public at large to think that the demolition, privatization, and development of McMillan Park into a suburb-like, luxury condo, high-rise medical office complex has already been decided. It's not.
There are a slew of new forums, new inquiries and new decisions on deck. Some of the re-reviews and further inquiries following on from the recent DC Court of Appeals decision in our favor, not to mention the DC Auditor, planning experts, preservationists, affordable housing and neighborhood stability advocates, and many many others.
Save McMillan Action Coalition (SMAC) and Friends of McMillan Park (FOM) continue to grow the opposition to the privatization of this irreplaceable civic asset. We need your help to save this green and historic public space.
“The reimagining of obsolete infrastructure such as New York’s High Line, Chicago’s Millennium Park and Seattle’s Gas Works Park proves that lasting economic growth flows from incorporating the bones of a city into its emerging new self… [not]…2 million square feet of mixed-use development better suited for Reston or Tysons Corner.”
The corporate-government cabal