National Park Service

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...
By Katie PearceCurrent Staff WriterThe Washington National Cathedral is in the lead right now, with more than 350,000 points, while the Mount Vernon estate and Sixth & I Historic Synagogue trail...
By Katie PearceCurrent Staff WriterThe National Park Service has come up with a variety of development options for the Potomac riverfront in Georgetown, one of which could create three new boathouse...
By Alix PianinCurrent Staff WriterThe National Park Service announced last week that it has chosen a new contractor to replace the popular Jack’s Boathouse on the Georgetown waterfront, but...