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rendering of Park Morton

The Park Morton is located in Ward 1, just five blocks south of the Georgia Avenue-Petworth Metro Station. The neighborhood is bounded by the 3100 to 3500 blocks of Georgia Avenue on the west, Warder Street on the east, Lamont Street on the south and Park Road on the north.

Park Morton housing

The Park Morton neighborhood was built in 1960 and is made up of 17 garden-style buildings with 174 walk-up units, all of which are two-bedroom units.

street sign of Georgia Avenue

The Georgia Avenue corridor near Park Morton is also part of the District’s Great Street Initiative. The corridor has seen revitalization and is a pedestrian friendly with mixed-use developments.

The Avenue apartments

As part of the New Communities Initiative, the Avenue was developed by Landex Companies and The Warrenton Group. This development is an 83-unit affordable housing complex with 27 replacement units. The project is the first phase of the Park Morton redevelopment.

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Park Morton

Park Morton is located in Ward 1 proximate to the Georgia Avenue corridor, Petworth and Park View neighborhood. The community sits within one of the most diverse neighborhoods with a legacy of being a center of African American commerce and activity. Park Morton consists of 174 two-bedroom public housing units that will be redeveloped into a mixed-use, mixed-income development.

Events

6:30pm (past event)

NeighborUp Night Park View

NeighborUp Night Park View | 11.15.17 E.L. Haynes Public Charter School, 3600 Georgia Ave NW | 6:30 PM

6:30pm (past event)

Park Morton Kids Game Night

Kids Game Night | 11.12.17 Resident Council Office, 615 Morton St. NW Apt #11 | 6:30 PM

Updates

November NCI E-Newsletters

There is a lot happening in NCI communities! Check out the November e-newsletters to learn more about the recent development updates and events happening across the District! Barry Farm Lincoln Heights/Richardson Dwellings Northwest One Park Morton 

Park Morton Steering Committee Update

On October 26th, the development team for Park Morton presented an update to the Steering Committee on the development plan, including process, next steps, and a review of the materials, amenities, and green/sustainability measures being thought about for the development.

Click here for the presentation. 

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