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The Golden Gate

The Golden Gate

Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 8:16pm

 A recent trip out West provided a chance to bike across one of the most iconic bridges in the country - San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge.


Anacostia Mussels

Mussel Power!

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 1:49pm

by Fred Pinkney, Ph.D., Senior Biologist, Environmental Contaminants Program, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

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Community Land Trusts & the Urban Land Institute

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 2:04pm

The Urban Land Institute pulled together a team of local experts to help build a Community Land Trust, a key recommendation of the Bridge Park's Equitable Development Plan.

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606 Trail

Chicago's 606 Trail Connects

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 9:59am

A 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.


More than a Park

More than a Park

Monday, March 12, 2018 - 11:34am

By 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

Bridge Park Plots

Join Our Farm Team!

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 9:57pm

The 11th Street Bridge Park is hiring two part time positions working on our Bridge Park Plots and THEARC Farm. Consider joining our team!

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Oramenta Newsome

In Memoriam

Sunday, February 4, 2018 - 6:50pm

Remembering and honoring Oramenta Newsome, Executive Director of LISC DC (Local Initiatives Support Corp.)

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Chocolate City

Recommended Reads

Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 10:14pm

Over 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.

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Taste of the Harvest

Are You Ready for 2018?!?

Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 12:24pm

We are so excited about next year as we build this community-driven civic space - so many plans in the works. Get ready for 2018!

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Taste of the Harvest

2017 - Year in Review!

Monday, December 4, 2017 - 12:25pm

See some of our highlights from 2017 - an amazing year building a bridge with the community!


“Capitol Hill residents will be enriched by our culture as we will be enriched by the cultures of the people who live west of the river.”

Bishop Hudson, Matthews Memorial Church