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300 Lanterns Crossed the 11th Street Bridge to Honor DC History!
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Monday, September 19, 2016
DCistAs the sun set over the 11th Street bridge on Saturday, Scott Kratz turned around to see what he describes as “fireflies” flickering behind him. Kratz, the director of 11th Street Bridge Park, was among a crowd of nearly 300 people who walked from Yards Park to the Anacostia Arts Center.
Thursday, September 8, 2016
RooflinesThe Arts Task Force was created to seek input from community leaders to drive and determine programs that will make the biggest impact in neighborhoods east of the Anacostia River (Wards 7 and 8). I
Thursday, August 25, 2016
Urban TurfWhile it may not seem as though much has happened since the design for the 11th Street Bridge Park was unveiled two years ago, UrbanTurf has learned that pre-construction for the highly-anticipated park could begin next month, putting it on a schedule to be complete in three years.
Monday, August 8, 2016
Capital Community NewsPre-construction for the 11th Street Bridge Park, an innovative and likely transformative development, could begin in August. Long before then, the nonprofit leading the charge on the project began working with community stakeholders to make sure residents are not pushed out by expected economic impacts from the new asset.
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Bloomberg GovernmentAt Bloomberg, our commitment to supporting charitable causes is engrained in everything we do and we actively support issues from public health, to the environment, to the arts and education. Most important for those of us at Bloomberg Government, we are proud to support our local community here in Washington, DC.