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Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 9:59amA recent trip to Chicago led me to the 606 Trail - an aged out elevated railroad track transformed into a 2.7 mile walking / running / bike trail connecting communities.
Monday, March 12, 2018 - 11:34amBy keeping long-time residents at the center of the decision-making process, our equity-first approach of community development has become a national model for how we invest in communities.
Bridge Park Plots
Monday, February 26, 2018 - 9:57pmThe 11th Street Bridge Park is hiring two part time positions working on our Bridge Park Plots and THEARC Farm. Consider joining our team!
Sunday, February 4, 2018 - 6:50pmRemembering and honoring Oramenta Newsome, Executive Director of LISC DC (Local Initiatives Support Corp.)
Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 10:14pmOver the last year, I've read several books that are shaping our approach to building a more equitable and inclusive D.C. Here are three books that I wholeheartedly recommend.
Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 12:24pmWe are so excited about next year as we build this community-driven civic space - so many plans in the works. Get ready for 2018!
Monday, December 4, 2017 - 12:25pmSee some of our highlights from 2017 - an amazing year building a bridge with the community!
Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 11:12pmA recent trip to the Big Easy led to a new riverfront park created from old industrial spaces. Sound familiar?
Working group meeting. Photo credit: Michaela Accardi
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 8:59amOver the past few months, the Bridge Park has been asking residents, artists and cultural leaders to identify less tangible aspects of neighborhood change—what makes people feel a sense of belonging in a neighborhood and what changes signal cultural shifts. We've compiled their recommendations around cultural strategies for the Bridge Park and invite your feedback.
“I think the bridge is going to bring a lot of people together who normally don’t cross paths.”