The Wash Cycle: NoMa Parks Community Conversation

On Thursday, June 18th, the NoMa bid is sponsoring a meeting to discuss parks in the NoMa area. The meeting will be at the Courtyard by Marriott at 1325 Second Street, NE from 6:30 to 8:30 and you can register. This meeting will provide an update on the $50 million park plan that includes several parks adjacent to or integrated with the Metropolitan Branch Trail. Read more.

The NoMa Park Foundation a group supported by the NoMa BID with the goal of creating parks in NoMa, recently released a map of proposed park space in the area. Since the area is bisected by the Metropolitan Branch Trail, it’s no surprise that many of the trails are adjacent to the trail. These parks have the potential to make the trail even better. The underpass art parks have been written about before, but some of the others are new. Read more.