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Buffalo Bayou Cityscape

Houston's Buffalo Bayou

Sunday, June 18, 2017 - 3:32pm

Cities like Houston are discovering that infrastructure can be so much more than just flood control.

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Community Land Trust Update

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 6:01pm

An update on our progess of the Community Land Trust, which aims to provide permanent affordable housing!!

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Power to the People: Community Land Trusts & Civil Rights Recap

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 12:39pm

On March 29th, we hosted our second public forum on the Bridge Park Community Land Trust (CLT), a partnership with City First Enterprises, at the Anacostia Playhouse.

Blues Speakeasy February 25, 2017.

Deep River: A Blues Speakeasy: Reflections of a Host

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 5:10pm

By Levita Mondie,  Event Host and Anacostia Resident

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11th Street Bridge Park above water inspection

Pre-Construction Update!

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 7:13pm

An update on our progress as we build this community-driven civic space linking D.C!

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Bridge Park Champions

Take Action! How to Become a Bridge Park Champion

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 4:09pm

Since 2012, thousands of District residents, stakeholders and colleagues have advocated for the 11th Street Bridge Park with ANC Commissioners, funders and elected officials. It is because of this involvement that we have made such progress.

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Lessons Learned on Building an Equitable Community

Friday, February 10, 2017 - 5:24pm

Now that we've been implementing our Equitable Development Plan for the last year and a half, we've learned a few lessons along the way.

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Atlanta Beltline

From Atlanta to Anacostia

Saturday, January 7, 2017 - 1:53pm

Ryan Gravel's new book "Where We Want To Live" tells the story of Atlanta's BeltLine - old railroad tracks that are being transformed into a new 22 mile circular path connecting city neighborhoods.

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Anacostia River Festival

2017 - A Bold New Year!

Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 5:50pm

Art Installations, River Festivals and Urban Farms - discover why we can't wait for 2017!

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Bridge to Your Passion

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 4:18pm

Vaughn Perry joins the Bridge Park Team as our Equitable Development Manager. Learn more about Vaughn here.

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"As a newcomer to DC and a new homeowner East of the River, I am very enthusiastic about this project and have repeatedly extolled its virtues to co-workers and neighbors. "

Darin Tuggle, Ward 8 Resident and Bridge Park Champion