Ridgely’s Record

2021 RDA election results

The Ridgely’s Delight Association elected its 2022 board of directors at the November community meeting.

  Vice President Operations: Bobby Goodfellow
  Vice President Communication: Bill Reuter
  Secretary: Maia Tatinclaux
  Treasurer: Karin Lundquist
  Parliamentarian: Paul Rubenson

  Board members
  Ab Bear
  Julie Day
  Christine Middleton
  Leslie Parks
  Gerri Salley

Holiday happy hour

Please join your neighbors for a December holiday happy hour at Pickles Pub (near the Sugarmore entrance) starting at 6:30 pm on Friday, December 3rd.

There will be an admittance fee collected at the door ($10 for adults, $5 fee for kids, cash only) that will include an appetizer buffet and drink specials for Ridgely’s Delight. A separate cash/credit drink bar will be available all evening.

This is a “vaccination preferred” event. We ask that all attendees maintain a safe social distance and respect boundaries of others while there.

Virtual parking is in effect

Your area 5 stickers and paper visitor’s passes have expired and everything has gone virtual.

To obtain your virtual permit(s) and guest pass, you have to create a new VPP account with the Parking Authority and submit the requisite documents. This can all be done online. Visit https://pabc.myparkinginfo.com/

Videos are available online showing you how to create a new accountpurchase permits and to schedule visitor’s permits.

How can you tell if that car parked in front of your house for weeks has a valid permit now that we don’t have stickers? You can easily enter the tag number into the parking authority’s online ‘Plate Checker’ at

Monument lighting at Mount Vernon Place

It’s that time of year again! Celebrate the holiday season on Thursday, Dec. 2 with the annual lighting of the Washington Monument in Mount Vernon. Enjoy performances from local musicians, food and treats from local restaurants, and a spectacular fireworks show.

Small business Saturday

The Saturday after Thanksgiving (Nov. 27) is known as Small Business Saturday. Both of our neighboring business districts, Pigtown and Federal Hill are offering specials and events that day.

Stop by the Pigtown Main Street offices (763 Washington Blvd) that day and pickup a shopping passport. Collect 8 stamps and you’ll receive a gift and be entered to win $100 in Pig Bucks (redeemable at Pigtown businesses).

December street sweeping dates

Street sweeping remains suspended due to the pandemic. Watch for announcements regarding a restart date soon.
Trash will be picked up every Wednesday.
Recycling will be picked up every Friday.