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.
295 Freeway Underpass Art Installation
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 6:13pmOur latest art installation reconnects East of the River neighborhoods with the mighty Anacostia (and future 11th Street Bridge Park.)
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Monday, August 28, 2017 - 10:03pmFrom the beginning, the community has helped shape the 11th Street Bridge Park. This work continued with a recent convening of stakeholders as we refine the design of this new civic space.
Monday, July 17, 2017 - 11:00amJessica G. Smith joins the Bridge Park Team as our Communications and Community Engagment Manager. Learn More about Jessica here.
“Then to be able to get on the bridge and to realize you are above water sitting at a concert and you think ‘I’m sitting on a bridge listening to a concert.’”