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The Design Oversight Committee: A Community Vision

Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - 5:23pm

The 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

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Welcome to our new website!

Monday, March 3, 2014 - 9:14am

This 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

Kayaking on the Anacostia River

Winter paddling

Sunday, February 23, 2014 - 12:00am

A 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

Managing a recent youth design competition for the 11th Street Bridge Park

11th Street Bridge Park, a Journey Begins

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 - 12:00am

The 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.

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“This bridge park will provide easier access for school kids, residents and visitors to get out on the water and enjoy and appreciate what’s out here.”

Victoria Chanse, University of Maryland School of Landscape Architecture