National Park Service

By Mark LiebermanCurrent Staff WriterA new National Park Service plan includes a host of recommended improvements to nearly 100 miles of paved trails within the D.C. area.The 172-page document...
By Mark LiebermanCurrent Staff WriterThe National Park Service has narrowed its proposed options for new Georgetown boathouses, with only one development scenario remaining under consideration for...
By Chris KainCurrent Staff WriterWhen a forthcoming traffic signal to let pedestrians and bikers cross Canal Road NW near Fletcher’s Cove becomes operational in November, it will mark the...
By Katie PearceCurrent Staff WriterThere’s a big vision in Georgetown for reactivating the neighborhood’s portion of the C&O Canal — and the city’s now pitching in money...
By Elizabeth WienerCurrent Staff WriterThe expanded Kennedy Center will still boast a “river pavilion.” But the controversial structure will now be on land, according to a revised design...
By Katie PearceCurrent Staff WriterThe boathouse at Fletcher’s Cove will reopen for its regular season this weekend, with its previously unsafe walkway to the Potomac River now fixed. But that...
By Brady HoltCurrent Staff WriterThe National Park Service has proposed allowing new Potomac River boathouses on either side of the Key Bridge and is seeking public comment on this concept.The agency...
D.C. Mayor Murial Bowser joined federal officials including Interior Secretary Sally Jewell and Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson at a series of weekend events honoring Martin Luther King, Jr...
By Katie PearceCurrent Staff WriterA major sewage spill last week continues to impact the D.C. stretch of the Capital Crescent Trail, as the city works on cleanup efforts.Last Wednesday’s spill...
By Kat LuceroCurrent Staff WriterKayaks and canoes may become common sights along Georgetown’s stretch of the C&O Canal. The Georgetown Business Improvement District and the National Park...