SW Ecodistrict: Design Public Hearing (Tuesday, May 21; 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.)

Public Invited to Review Preliminary Design Concepts  for 10th Street and Banneker Connections Washington, DC – Ever wonder how to get from the National Mall to the waterfront? To advance a key recommendation of the SW Ecodistrict Initiative, NCPC and its local and federal partners are in the early stages of developing concepts to improve conditions […]

National Capital Planning Commission Accepts SW Ecodistrict Plan

At its monthly meeting on January 10th the National Capital Planning Commission (NCPC) accepted the SW Ecodistrict Plan. The plan proposes to transform a 15-block predominantly federal precinct located just south of the National Mall into a highly sustainable, walkable neighborhood and workplace that connects the National Mall with Washington’s Southwest Waterfront and becomes a […]

A Closer Look at the Southwest Ecodistrict Plan

The National Capital Planning Commission (NCPC) is currently collecting public comments on its plan to create an Ecodistrict in Southwest Washington over the course of the next several years. The proposed 15-block site of the Ecodistrict would stretch east-west from about 7th Street SW to 12th Street SW and north-south from Independence Avenue to Maine […]