FRONT PAGE NEWS 5.21.15
Faces of the Front: Lee Cain with the Anacostia Watershed Society, Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend in the Capitol Riverfront, EVO Furniture Gallery Memorial Day Sale, Rockin' the Block Concert Series Coming Soon, Hill Country Barbecue Opens Pop-up in the Capitol Riverfront, Tour de Fat Brings Bikes & Bemusement Back to Yards Park!
Enjoy food and beverage specials at Capitol Riverfront restaurants throughout the spring and summer seasons. Whether you're in the neighborhood for a Nationals game, a Thursday night movie, a Friday night concert, or a stroll on the Riverwalk Trail, come early and stay late with food, fun, and sun!
DC's Fastest Growing
Bisnow DC visited the Capitol Riverfront, of which they dubbed "DC's Fastest Growing Neighborhood." Was it the world class dining, 1,916 apartment units under construction, or ice skating rink that won Bisnow over? You be the judge!
Altman's AWI Vision
Capitol Riverfront Annual Meeting keynote speaker Andy Altman, former DC Office of Planning Director and the first CEO of the Anacostia Waterfront Corporation, addressed the change that not only swept the Capitol Riverfront in the past years, but will continue to transform the neighborhood in the next decade. Altman reflected upon the 2003 Anacostia Waterfront Framework Plan and its catalytic impacts within the Capitol Riverfront. Washington Post writer Jonathan O'Connell reports on Altman's "home run trot" here.
2014 Annual Meeting
The Capitol Riverfront BID held its 7th Annual Meeting on January 22, 2015 to celebrate the Capitol Riverfront neighborhood as a vibrant, mixed-use community. Check out all materials from the Annual Meeting on the Downloadable Resources page.
We Have Arrived
The Washington Business Journal featured the Capitol Riverfront in its September 19th, 2014 issue to highlight the neighborhood's healthy market for growth. The advertorial includes an overview of the Capitol Riverfront neighborhood and growth information over the past decade; as well as a look into the office, retail, and residential markets of the neighborhood. Interviews with business owners and residents provide a first-hand look into the healthy Capitol Riverfront lifestyle.
Take a Tour!
In just a few short years, the Capitol Riverfront has developed exponentially. Take a tour of the Capitol Riverfront with BID President Michael Stevens to see what's happening and what's coming to this vibrant neighborhood.
Would you like to know more about the restaurants, retail, and residential amenities opening soon in the Capitol Riverfront? Check out the Capitol Riverfront BID's newest publication "Coming Soon to the Capitol Riverfront" to see what's new in the neighborhood and what the future holds.
Clean & Safe Team Video
The Capitol Riverfront BID honored the accomplishments of the Clean & Safe Team over the past five years at the 2012 Annual Meeting, highlighting the significant increase in the neighborhood's cleanliness and safety. A commemorative video was shown to celebrate the 5th Anniversary of the Clean & Safe Team.