South Side of 1st Street N and Bluemont Park Trash Pickup August-Sept

Phil has been going to town rounding up volunteers in the good weather in the last month to dig in and clear out the trash in the area around 1st Street where it intersects the entrance to Bluemont Park.   We were first there on Pearl Harbor Day December 2014 to tackle the ivy and see […]

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APS Open House

APS will be holding an open house on Sept 23 to “Learn more about topics that will be discussed for School Board action this year, and find out how to stay informed and be involved”. https://www.apsva.us/post/youre-invited-aps-open-house/  

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BMCA Summer Meeting on Monday, June 12 at 7:00pm

The Boulevard Manor Civic Association (BMCA) will hold its Summer General Meeting at the Church of the Brethren, 300 N Montague Street, on Monday, June 12, beginning promptly at 7:00 pm. Learn about the latest for the Reeves farm house, what your neighbors are doing to use solar power and other energy sources, the latest plans  for Upton Hill Regional […]

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BMCA Special Meeting on Monday, March 13 at 7pm

The Boulevard Manor Civic Association will hold a special meeting at the Church of the Brethren, 300 N Montague Street, on Monday, March 13, beginning promptly at 7:00 pm. This will be an informational meeting on County plans for the Reeves farmhouse and a progress report on the BMCA Neighborhood Conservation project in Bluemont Park to restore the natural […]

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BMCA Winter Meeting on Monday, Feb. 27 at 7:00pm

The Boulevard Manor Civic Association will hold its Summer General Meeting at the Church of the Brethren, 300 N Montague Street, on Monday, February 27, beginning promptly at 7:00 pm. Meeting agenda: Audubon Wildlife Sanctuary Gardens – Alyssa Morel Arlington’s Urban Forest Effects and Values – Phil Klingelhofer Treasurer’s report – Rob Pilot President’s report – Phil Neighborhood Conservation Bluemont Park […]

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BOARD SENDS FOLLOW-UP LETTER TO ARLINGTON COUNTY PROTESTING USE OF BLUEMONT PARK SOUTH PARKING LOT FOR SNOW STORAGE AND MELTING

At the BMCA Board meeting on February 8, the Board discussed the information it had received on the hazardous materials and toxic chemicals emitted by operation of heavy industrial equipment such as what is used by the County when hauling snow through our neighborhood streets and at the Bluemont Park South Parking lot for emergency snow […]

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Spring 2017 Wilson Changes

In December of 2016 BMCA send a letter county transportation office reflecting our fall prioritization work (see the Wilson Boulevard page for details). Shortly after BMCA members attended at county presentation on the planned spring 2017 Wilson changes, providing feedback in alignment with the BMCA priorities.  According to county staff officials: “County staff are incorporating community feedback […]

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2017 BMCA Membership Drive

2017 membership renewals are due this month. Please make your renewal payment today. If you are not a member, please join us. See details below. Membership dues and additional contributions from members are the sole source of funding for BMCA activities. These dues pay for popular activities such as the picnic, ice cream social and […]

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