Thursday, February 26, 2009

CHRS Files Suit Against DDOT's 11th St. Bridge Project

Below is a Capitol Hill Restoration Society (CHRS) press-release for distribution:



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Here is CHRS website for further information. CHRS has quite a bit of information about the project, HERE, including the organization's views of how the project may or may not impact the Greater Capitol Hill Community.

Below is a DDOT newsletter, from July 2008, providing general project goals and design objectives.


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HERE is a link to DDOT/Anacostia Water Initiative’s 11th Street Bridge Project website

Greater, Greater Washington blog has a 3 part series discussion on the project, Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3.


~ Thank you Jeff F. for the tip.

2 comments:

Douglas A. Willinger said...

Where is the opposition to the re-design's addition of a 295 skyway?

http://wwwtripwithinthebeltway.blogspot.com/2010/01/11th-street-bridges-11th-hour-design.html

Douglas Andrew Willinger said...

Years later and still nothing upon mitigating the Anacostia Freeway by reconstructing it underground and extending a street grid atop to make the waterfront more accessible to neighborhoods east of the river.

For much info on the history of the area freeways , see my blog "A Trip Within The Beltway"- you might want to add it to your link list.