C100 Press Release Anacostia Waterfront - Poplar Point

Monte Edwards

At the January 11, 2018 Council Hearing on The Year of the Anacostia, Monte Edwards, Co-Chair of the Planning Subcommittee of the Committee of 100 on the Federal City, urged that the city base the future of the Anacostia Waterfront on ecological restoration, preservation and management; and maximize access to the waterfront through community recreation, improved parkland, and unimpeded pedestrian and bicycle improvements.