“The original Navy Yard, which dates back almost to the Revolutionary War days was a shipbuilding and munitions building plant for the Navy. It was substantially expanded to support the needs of the Navy in World Wars one and two,” Brookfield Properties’ Peter Calkins told WTOP.
The Washington Nationals’ home opener Thursday afternoon also starts another annual tradition — traffic jams near the stadium in Southeast. Here are some alternatives for people going to the game and a look at some things that have changed with parking near Nationals Park.
Documents obtained by Bloomberg reveal military engineers proposed a 1.5 mile long wall, designed to protect about three dozen buildings in D.C.’s Navy Yard.
A 23-year-old man has been charged with felony assault after Metro Transit police said he attacked two Metro customers at the Navy Yard station Tuesday evening.
The law firm has signed a 15-year lease for 300,000 square feet in a pair of Phase 2 office towers as the anchor tenant and will relocate from its Metro Center location — where it has been since 1992 — when Phase 2 is finished in 2022.
It was nearly a month ago that fire drove about 160 residents from their homes at the Arthur Capper Senior Apartments near the Navy Yard, and the displaced seniors are yearning to know where they’ll have new places to call home.
Forbes published a list of the 12 coolest neighborhoods late last month, putting the fast-growing area alongside international locales in Amsterdam, Johannesburg and Panama City.
Capital Riverfront and Yards Park in Southeast D.C. is already the fastest-growing neighborhood is D.C., and the construction continues. Lerner Enterprises will break ground on a 13-story, 300,000-square-foot luxury residential apartment building just steps from Nationals Park.
Before Washington Nationals fans get upset at Metro, the agency wants to make clear it is up to the team to decide whether the rail system should stay open late for any playoff games.
The Navy Yard apartment building has partnered with Up Top Acres to design and maintain a vegetable and herb garden on the roof, so residents can have access to a variety of produce through the summer and the fall.
Metro launches full-scale training exercise to improve communications and safety.
As the Washington Nationals kick off the 10th season at Nats Park, the neighborhood looks nothing like it did in 2008, and, by many measures, it has been the fastest-growing neighborhood in the District.
If you’re looking for something to do before or after a game, there are plenty of activities in the Navy Yard neighborhood to occupy your time. Here are 12.
Metro’s new general manager is promising transparency after train cars came apart on the tracks during morning rush hour Wednesday.
WASHINGTON — A 30-minute armed robbery spree Wednesday night has capped a monthlong rise in such crimes, which have plagued neighborhoods south and east of the U.S. Capitol and have prompted D.C. police to add…
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.