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The National Mall needs a $700 million facelift. Can a music festival help?
Believe it or not, the Washington City Canal carried goods and livestock right through the heart of D.C. through the early
Veterans Day is an important time to look for ways we can support these brave men and women in our own communities. It's an opportunity for all of us to remember the sacrifices our fellow citizens have made on our behalf, and to shine a bright light on their needs.
In an era of increasingly tight government budgets, these public-private partnerships are critical to finance needed infrastructure projects. Such partnerships are uniquely American, and give everyone an opportunity to make a difference.
Leave no trace is an ethos that pervades society's thinking about the great outdoors, and we need to extend that thinking to urban landscapes like the National Mall.
If you venture across the National Mall, you will find precious few memorials to women. At one end, Abraham Lincoln's stoic face scans the two-mile-long lawn. In the middle is the monument to George Washington.
The black-tie event is one of the annual programs put together by the Trust For The National Mall -- the official nonprofit
UPDATE: After being awarded the Constitution Gardens project, the firm of Rogers Marvel Architects announced that it would