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Monday, June 16, 2014 - 12:10pmOn June 10, 2014, our four final design teams selected as part of our national design competition gathered near the Navy Yard for a day of intensive discussions and presentations.
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 3:22pmGrowing up in Northwest D.C. and then moving to a Montgomery County suburb, many of my peers from those areas had no idea what Anacostia is, let alone where it is located. And if they had heard of this neighborhood, it was often in connection to crime or poverty.
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Thursday, May 22, 2014 - 4:44pmUrban planning graduate students from Virginia Tech recently completed their semester-long study on economic opportunity and the 11th Street Bridge Park.
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Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 8:01amCreating Healthy Places: The 11th Street Bridge Park and Beyond
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Monday, April 14, 2014 - 9:20pmTaking advantage of this weekend's stunning spring weather, I woke up early on Sunday morning and headed to the Anacostia River.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 5:34pmLast night, several dozen residents from across the city gathered at Kaiser Permanente’s Center for Total Health to brainstorm ways the 11th Street Bridge Park can become the healthiest new civic space in the nation’s capital.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - 5:23pmThe 11th Street Bridge Park presents a once in a lifetime opportunity to establish a new public space in the nation's capital while reconnecting historically separated neighborhoods, and the entire region, to an important but forgotte
Monday, March 3, 2014 - 9:14amThis new site is a wonderful way to stay in touch with our latest news about the 11th Street Bridge Park – D.C.’s first elevated park over the Anacostia River.
Kayaking on the Anacostia River
Sunday, February 23, 2014 - 12:00amA much needed warm spell allowed a winter kayak on the Anacostia River this afternoon.
Managing a recent youth design competition for the 11th Street Bridge Park
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 - 12:00amThe old adage goes that every journey starts with a single step. My adventure working to realize the 11th Street Bridge Park began nearly three years ago in April, 2011.
“The first step in getting two sides to really enjoy each other is to get two sides to really understand each other. And this is the perfect opportunity in a wonderful, beautiful, recreational space.”