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Cincinnati's Waterfront

In Touch with the Water

Monday, September 7, 2015 - 2:24pm

by Amira Samiy, 2015 Summer Intern

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11th Street Bridge Park courtesy OMA+OLIN

Healthy Parks, Healthy People

Sunday, August 30, 2015 - 7:23pm

by Amira Samiy, 2015 Summer Intern

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ArtQuest's Levitt Pavilion

ArtsQuest: From Foundry to Festivals

Sunday, August 23, 2015 - 8:02pm

A summer road trip brought me to Bethlehem, PA to explore ArtsQuest - an aged out steel factory transformed into an amazing arts venue.

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Louisville's Big Four Bridge

Lessons from Louisville

Sunday, August 16, 2015 - 8:50pm

An exploration of the award winning Louisville Waterfront Park.

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Beyond the Art of Temporary Urban Installations

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 10:12am

by Amira Samiy, 2015 Summer Intern

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Statue of Liberty

Urban Parks For All: NYC's Governor's Island

Monday, July 27, 2015 - 9:49pm

On a warm Friday morning, we climbed aboard a NYC ferry along with several city dwellers excited for a summer escape. We were on our way to Governor’s Island located only 800 yards from Manhattan, but a million miles away from the crowded bustle of New York City.

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Urban Kayaking on the Anacostia River

D.C. Urban Kayaking: Bladensburg or Bust!

Sunday, July 19, 2015 - 9:35pm

Last week I took my kayak on a nautical adventure. Early in the morning I slipped my kayak into the Anacostia River near D.C.’s Pennsylvania Avenue bridge with a destination in mind – Bladensburg or bust!

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June 27 Community Meetings

Building an Inclusive Civic Space

Monday, June 29, 2015 - 5:34pm

by Amira Samiy, 2015 Summer Intern

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OMA+OLIN Bridge Park Design

The Human Dimension

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - 2:41pm

One of the most unique aspects of the 11th Bridge Park is that it has been driven by the community since the project began.

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Amira Samiy, 2015 Summer Intern

Excited to Come on Board!

Monday, June 15, 2015 - 10:34am

2015 Bridge Park Summer Intern Amira Samiy Joins the Team!

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