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A Note from ​​Your People's Counsel Sandra Mattavous-Frye Unwavering Advocacy Amid Seismic Change This is the time when District agencies come before DC Council oversight committees to report on their activities during the previous fiscal year. On February 26, at the Committee on Business and Economic Development, I highlighted OPC’s unprecedented accomplishments, our support for the city’s climate change goals and our new initiatives. We appreciate the comments by public…
A Note from ​​Your People's Counsel Sandra Mattavous-Frye OPC Still Working for Federal Workers Like most people in the Washington area, OPC is relieved that the federal government shutdown is over. From the beginning, OPC was ready and able to assist furloughed employees and contractors who live in the District. Staff fielded numerous inquiries, negotiated payment plans with utilities for consumers and made referrals for financial aid. For example, OPC…