TEN REASONS TO BE A CAG MEMBER:
1. Free Monthly Program Meetings: With wine and hors d’oeuvres reception and speakers on hot or historic topics.
2. Public Safety Program: 80 well-informed block captains keep neighbors immediately alerted to crime; CAG pays private security guards to patrol our neighborhood in marked cars and give assistance.
3. Trees: CAG coordinates the planting, pruning and replacement of our beautiful trees in residential blocks.
4. Historic Preservation: CAG bring years of experience and technical skills to bear on the intricacies of historic preservation regulations, enforcement and regulatory agencies.
5. Concerts in the Parks: Three times each summer, hundreds of neighbors gather for picnics with live music, free ice cream, cupcakes and children’s activities.
6. Merchant Discounts: CAG members receive discounts or freebees at over forty popular restaurants and businesses. Click here for the list of merchant discounts.
7. Monthly Newsletter: Monthly newsletter full of events info, fun gossip and important articles.
8. Oral History Project: Trained volunteers gather the “living history” of Georgetown via interviews of residents.
9. Town/Gown Activities: CAG works constantly with Georgetown University, the Police Department and other community groups on student-related issues.
10. Trash & Rodents: CAG works with neighbors, the Department of Public Works, and the Department of Health to keep our neighborhood clean.