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The conceptual drawings from the Sept. 1, 2016 Old Georgetown Board hearing, above, show the plans for the proposed $567 million medical and surgical pavilion for MedStar Georgetown University Hospital which received concept approval last week.

MedStar Pavilion Concept Approved

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is set to move forward with constructing the proposed $567 million medical and surgical pavilion by the end of the year after it received concept approval from the Old Georgetown Board and other key community organizations last week. The new facility will encompass a 477,000-square-foot medical[Read More…]

by September 13, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
A proposal to construct a new wing at MedStar Hospital has been criticized by the board charged with reviewing its design.

MedStar Pavilion Proposal Faces Backlash

A proposed new medical wing at the MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, part of the 2017 campus plan, faced criticism from the Old Georgetown Board regarding its potential conflict with planning principles in a design review meeting Feb. 4. In accordance with the Old Georgetown Act of 1950, all proposed building[Read More…]

by March 1, 2016 3 comments City News, News, News - Top

The Final Word: 2013-2014

In an eventful year for campus life, students made sure their voices were not lost in the university’s decision-making process. From Georgetown’s changing course of action on navigating the 2010 Campus Plan agreement to its responses to sexual assault and nontraditional gender identities on campus, students reacted dynamically and with[Read More…]

Residence Hall Plans Approaching Acceptance

Residence Hall Plans Approaching Acceptance

The plans for the new Northeast Triangle Residence Hall have edged one step closer to approval after the Old Georgetown Board supported the height, massing and siting of the structure Thursday. “It was very helpful that we got the approval from them that we need to move forward with the zoning[Read More…]

by December 15, 2013 0 comments City News, News
IAC Construction Set for Spring

IAC Construction Set for Spring

With updated design plans and approval from the Old Georgetown Board, the university is set to break ground on the Intercollegiate Athletics Center in the spring of 2014. The IAC is still going through the required approval process. The school hopes that this authorization will move quickly enough to allow them to[Read More…]

by October 4, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News
GU Defends Northeast Triangle Dorm Location

GU Defends Northeast Triangle Dorm Location

The Old Georgetown Board received a presentation justifying the selected location of the university’s planned Northeast Triangle Residence Hall at their monthly meeting Wednesday morning. The meeting also included discussion of Georgetown’s plans for the Intercollegiate Athletics Center. In July, the OGB requested more information regarding why the grassy area between Henle Village and[Read More…]

by September 6, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News
After Harsh Reviews, Sasaki Adjusts Dorm

After Harsh Reviews, Sasaki Adjusts Dorm

After passionate reactions from students and alumni to a preliminary design this summer, Sasaki Associates will reveal changes to the Northeast Triangle dorm designs at a forum Wednesday evening. The forum, the second of its kind, will take place a week before Georgetown administrators and Sasaki are set to present their designs to the Old Georgetown Board[Read More…]

by August 27, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Summer Decisions Shun Student Input

A series of contentious decisions made by the university administration this summer have received criticism for excluding students from the deliberation process. Plans for the Northeast Triangle residence hall were initially presented in what appeared to be a finished form to Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2E and the Old Georgetown Board with minimal student[Read More…]

by August 27, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Store Design Elicits Concern

Resistance by the Old Georgetown Board may delay the target August opening date for the proposed 7-Eleven store at 1344 Wisconsin Ave. NW. In an April 4 meeting, the OGB voted down the proposal for the new convenience store citing multiple concerns, the foremost of which was the obstruction of many of[Read More…]

by April 9, 2013 0 comments News

Solar Panel Installation Plans Move Forward

Georgetown Energy, a nonprofit corporation founded by Georgetown students, has chosen a vendor to supply solar panels for university townhouses, but its installation project is still awaiting approval from Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2E and the Old Georgetown Board. The project, called Solar Street, received $250,000 from the Student Activity Fee Endowment to[Read More…]

by August 28, 2012 0 comments News