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Atlanta Beltline

From Atlanta to Anacostia

Saturday, January 7, 2017 - 1:53pm

Ryan Gravel's new book "Where We Want To Live" tells the story of Atlanta's BeltLine - old railroad tracks that are being transformed into a new 22 mile circular path connecting city neighborhoods.

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Anacostia River Festival

2017 - A Bold New Year!

Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 5:50pm

Art Installations, River Festivals and Urban Farms - discover why we can't wait for 2017!

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Bridge to Your Passion

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 4:18pm

Vaughn Perry joins the Bridge Park Team as our Equitable Development Manager. Learn more about Vaughn here.

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Anacostia

Power to the People: Community Land Trusts and Ancostia

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 10:43pm

 A summary from our recent community conversation about forming a Community Land Trust around the future 11th Street Bridge Park.  

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#BridgingDC in 2016

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 12:10pm

Bridge Park’s 2016 was a year where we prioritized EQUITY and made incredible progress to move the project forward. Take a walk back in time to relive a few of our favorite highlights!

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Anacostia Riverwalk Trail

Anacostia Riverwalk Trail Extension Opens!

Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 1:16pm

Before the Anacostia Riverwalk Trail officially opens to the public on October 31, I had the opportunity to take a bike ride from the 11th Street Bridge to Bladensburg, MD and took some pics along the way.

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Anacostia Neighborhood

Exploring Housing in Anacostia

Monday, October 17, 2016 - 11:39am

A wrap up from our October 12 panel "Affordable Housing in Anacostia: Getting the Balance Right" at the Anacostia Arts Center.

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Seattle's Freeway Park

Freeways to Parks

Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 10:07pm

Still learning from Seattle's Freeway Park which opened over 40 years ago.

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Wayne Place Bridge Park Plot

Bridge Park Plots

Monday, September 5, 2016 - 9:04pm

Working with faith communities in Wards 6 and 8, we're growing fresh and healthy food, creating art and making new friends.

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Equitable Development Manager

Monday, August 29, 2016 - 11:27am

We are hiring! We are looking for a Equitable Development Manager to oversee the implementation of our Equitable Development Plan. 

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 “What makes this bridge project so exciting is that it quite literally bridges that major divide in the city.”

Philip Pannell, Anacostia Coordinating Council