National Park Service

By Grace BirdCurrent Staff WriterThe National Park Service is celebrating its 100th birthday by awarding centennial challenge grants to six parks across Northwest D.C., the U.S. secretary of the...
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By Mark LiebermanCurrent Staff WriterThe trail beneath the Foundry Branch Bridge in Glover Archbold Park near Foxhall has been closed for the past 10 months, as plans have stalled to resolve safety...
By Mark LiebermanCurrent Staff WriterThe Washington Canoe Club has stood at 3700 Water St. NW in Georgetown since 1905, with several additions expanding its footprint over the decades. In 1991, the...
By Mark LiebermanCurrent Staff WriterA long-gestating plan to build new non-motorized boathouses along the Potomac riverfront in Georgetown was finalized Monday by the National Park Service, though...
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...