St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church, located at 3rd and M Streets SW, broke ground at the site of its future church in Southwest DC on Sunday, Sept. 11. The previous church building, on the same lot, was demolished in 2008. The church hosted a ceremony and invited community members to attend the event, featuring a BBQ […]
Sept. 11 Groundbreaking at St. Matthew’s
Construction of the new St. Matthew’s Evangelical Lutheran Church begins soon at 222 M St. SW, and congregation members invite Southwest neighbors to celebrate the project’s groundbreaking with them on Sunday, Sept.11. Pre-construction work at the 1.19-acre site during the past two months includes construction of utility distribution vaults along property boundary lines and the […]
Photos of St. Augustine’s Groundbreaking May 30
Photo caption: Rev. Martha Clark with Barbara and Neal Peirce, who attended their second groundbreaking for St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church. The Peirces, as original St. Augustine’s members, attended the initial groundbreaking for St. Augustine’s in the early 60s. Photo caption: Corey Katz and Erin Baize chat in front of the land where the new St. […]
IT FINALLY HAPPENED!
Photo Credit: Shannon Vaughn On Wednesday, March 19th, The Wharf finally broke ground. Attended by dignitaries and mayoral candidates alike, the crowd numbering in the hundreds was overwhelmingly filled with Southwest residents who turned out to see this day finally come.