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November 9, 2012
Testimony on Bill 19-993, the “Local Budget Autonomy Act of 2012”
DC Appleseed Executive Director Walter Smith testified to the D.C. Council today on why the referendum is the right course for advancing budget autonomy, and why the District is on solid legal ground. Read his full testimony here.
Bill Would Set Affordable Housing Standards for District-Owned Land
DC Appleseed worked with Councilmember Keynan McDuffie and other advocates to craft a bill requiring affordable housing set-asides whenever District-owned land is sold or leased for private multi-family residential development.