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Monday, July 27, 2015 - 9:49pmOn 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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Sunday, July 19, 2015 - 9:35pmLast 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!
Monday, June 29, 2015 - 5:34pmby Amira Samiy, 2015 Summer Intern
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Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - 2:41pmOne of the most unique aspects of the 11th Bridge Park is that it has been driven by the community since the project began.
Monday, June 15, 2015 - 10:34am2015 Bridge Park Summer Intern Amira Samiy Joins the Team!
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Sunday, May 10, 2015 - 6:57pmFrom the 1890’s through the mid-20th century, Detroit was a city on the cutting edge of innovation and experimentation. From Henry Ford’s assembly line to the birthplace of Motown Sound, Detroit continues to thrive as it works to reinvent its urban realm.
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Sunday, February 1, 2015 - 6:31pmWallace J. Nichols' new book "Blue Mind: The Surprising Science That Shows How Being Near, In, On, or Under Water Can Make You Happier, Healthier, More Connected, and Better at What You Do" provides inspiration for the 11th Street Bridge Park.
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Monday, January 19, 2015 - 12:32pmIf you google “11th Street Bridge Park” and “High Line” you’ll get 3.5 million hits. Really. The media has often compared our work transforming an old D.C. freeway into a new civic space to the elevated New York City park.
Sunday, January 11, 2015 - 6:33pmCapitol Hill's Cesar Chavez High School for Public Charter School for Public Policy designs prototype public art for the 11th Street Bridge Park.
Parks stand as the outward symbol of the great human principle.