Committee of the Whole Roundtable on the DC Zoning Regulations Review

Tuesday, July 2, 2013


Room 500

Hearing Video

The Committee of the Whole is holding a public oversight roundtable to receive testimony from both public and government witnesses on the status of the District's Zoning Regulations Review (ZRR), a comprehensive, 5-year process of review of and revision to the District's zoning regulations that is nearing completion for submission to the Zoning Commission. The Office of Planning is currently reviewing the revised regulations with the Zoning Review Task Force, with plans for proposing set down of the text by the Zoning Commission by July 2013.

Those who wish to testify are asked to telephone the Committee of the Whole, at (202) 724-8196, or email Jessica Jacobs, Legislative Counsel, at and provide their name, address, telephone number, and organizational affiliation, if any, by the close of business Friday, June 28, 2013. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on June 28, 2013, the testimony will be distributed to Councilmembers before the roundtable. Witnesses should limit their testimony to five minutes; less time will be allowed if there are a large number of witnesses.

If you are unable to testify at the roundtable, written statements are encouraged and will be made a part of the official record. Copies of written statements should be submitted to the Committee of the Whole, Council of the District of Columbia, Suite 410 of the John A Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C. 20004. The record will close at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 16, 2013.