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Register Now for Tenant Summit 2012

Friday, July 20, 2012
The Office of the Tenant Advocate will be holding its Fifth Annual Tenant & Tenant Association Summit on Saturday, September 22, 2012, at Kellogg Conference Center at Gallaudet University from 8:30 am to 4 pm.

What is the Tenant Summit?
The OTA Tenant Summit serves as a day-long forum each year to bring together tenants, tenant associations, housing attorneys and advocates, policy experts, community leaders, and District officials to discuss matters of concern to the District’s tenant community.  Registration, lunch, and parking are all free.  Register Online Now!

Past guests and supporters of this Summit have included Mayor Vincent C. Gray, Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton, Councilmembers Jim Graham of Ward 1, Muriel Bowser of Ward 4, Mary Cheh of Ward 3,  Michael A. Brown  At-Large, and media personality Mark Plotkin. 

Who Should Attend?
  -  Tenants and tenant associations
  -  Housing attorneys, advocates, and organizations
  -  Anyone who wants to learn more about tenant rights

When & Where?
This year’s Summit will be held on Saturday, September 22, 2012, from 8 am until 5 pm, at the Kellogg Conference Center on the campus of Gallaudet University, located at 800 Florida Avenue, NE.

You may register:
  -  Online
  -  By calling the OTA at 202-719-6560
  -  In person at the OTA’s office, located at the Reeves Center, 2000 14th Street, NW, Suite 300-North

Getting to the Summit
If you are driving, the OTA will provide you with a free on-site parking pass for the day upon request.  For metro bus routes/times please visit WMATA online or call 202-637-7000. The nearest metro station is the NoMa-Gallaudet U. Metro Station on the Red Line (formerly the New York Ave. station), located on the 200 block of Florida Avenue, NE.  From the metro station, you may:
  -  Walk (.51 miles)
  -  Take Gallaudet’s free shuttle to and from the metro station (View more details)

View last year's Tenant Summit 2011 program.  The program for the 2012 Summit will be posted here as soon as it becomes available.