Working group meeting. Photo credit: Michaela Accardi
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 8:59amOver the past few months, the Bridge Park has been asking residents, artists and cultural leaders to identify less tangible aspects of neighborhood change—what makes people feel a sense of belonging in a neighborhood and what changes signal cultural shifts. We've compiled their recommendations around cultural strategies for the Bridge Park and invite your feedback.
295 Freeway Underpass Art Installation
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 6:13pmOur latest art installation reconnects East of the River neighborhoods with the mighty Anacostia (and future 11th Street Bridge Park.)
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Monday, August 28, 2017 - 10:03pmFrom the beginning, the community has helped shape the 11th Street Bridge Park. This work continued with a recent convening of stakeholders as we refine the design of this new civic space.
Monday, July 17, 2017 - 11:00amJessica G. Smith joins the Bridge Park Team as our Communications and Community Engagment Manager. Learn More about Jessica here.
Monday, July 3, 2017 - 6:16pmResearch on D.C.'s Shaw neighborhood yields important lessons on building political and cultural equity. A post by urban planner Will Leimenstoll.
Sunday, June 18, 2017 - 3:32pmCities like Houston are discovering that infrastructure can be so much more than just flood control.
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 6:01pmAn update on our progess of the Community Land Trust, which aims to provide permanent affordable housing!!
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Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 12:39pmOn March 29th, we hosted our second public forum to create a Community Land Trust (CLT), a partnership with City First Enterprises, at the Anacostia Playhouse. During the event, representatives from JP Morgan Chase announced a generous $250,000 grant to support the CLT.
Blues Speakeasy February 25, 2017.
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 5:10pmBy Levita Mondie, Event Host and Anacostia Resident
“Capitol Hill residents will be enriched by our culture as we will be enriched by the cultures of the people who live west of the river.”