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Press Releases

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Celebrate the Anacostia River, Anacostia Park and the National Park Service’s 2016 Centennial celebration.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

 As part of a year-long community-led effort, the 11th Street Bridge Park releases an Equitable Development Plan, an effort to ensure the future 11th Street Bridge Park can serve as an anchor for inclusive development.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

The 11th Street Bridge Park, a project of the Ward 8-based non-profit Building Bridges Across the River at THEARC, received a $1.2 million grant from the Kresge Foundation, one of the country’s leading philanthropic organizations.


In the News

“I think the bridge is going to bring a lot of people together who normally don’t cross paths.”

Tendani Mplubusi-El, Ward 8 Artist and Resident