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Announcing 2016 Ward 8 Home Buyers Club!

Wednesday, December 30, 2015 - 12:52pm

By Sarah Scruggs, MANNA’s Director of Advocacy and Outreach

2015 Anacostia River Festival Bike Parade

Anacostia Bike Parade

2016 and Beyond!

Friday, December 18, 2015 - 7:05pm

Curious to what we're planning in 2016? Read on for a list of our top 10 activities next year!

2016 Anacostia River Festival

Anacostia River Festival

2015 - A Year in Review

Sunday, December 13, 2015 - 8:14pm

This was a very busy and productive year at the 11th Street Bridge Park. As we plan an even busier and more ambitious 2016, check out a few 2015 highlights!



Frank Lloyd Wright and the Power of Place

Sunday, November 29, 2015 - 8:43pm

A recent visit to Frank Lloyd Wright's masterpiece at Fallingwater inspired thinking about our own 11th Street Bridge Park

Cesar Chavez Public Art

Cesar Chavez Public Art

Bridging a City Through Art

Sunday, November 8, 2015 - 1:10pm

See early prototypes of public art created by local high school students from Cesar Chavez Charter School for Public Policy.

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Spiral Jetty

Utah's Spiral Jetty: Art + Environment

Sunday, November 1, 2015 - 10:03am

A visit to one of the greatest pieces of land art in the world - Utah's Spiral Jetty.

Philly's Front Porch

Philly's Front Porch

Philly's Front Porch

Sunday, October 25, 2015 - 4:15pm

During a recent trip to Philadelphia, I discovered a little bit of whimsy at Philadelphia's 30th Street Station.

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Building an Equitable and Inclusive Community

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 11:14am

A key goal of the 11th Street Bridge Park, a project of the Ward 8 based non-profit Building Bridges Across the River at THEARC, is to serve as an anchor for economic growth.

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What attracted me to join the Bridge Park team?

Monday, September 21, 2015 - 4:08pm

by Elyse Oliver, 2015 Fall Intern

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Cincinnati's Waterfront

In Touch with the Water

Monday, September 7, 2015 - 2:24pm

by Amira Samiy, 2015 Summer Intern


"As a newcomer to DC and a new homeowner East of the River, I am very enthusiastic about this project and have repeatedly extolled its virtues to co-workers and neighbors. "

Darin Tuggle, Ward 8 Resident and Bridge Park Champion