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Wikipedia Description: Capitol Crossing
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Capitol Crossing is a $1.3 billion real estate development often also referred to as a community revitalization project in downtown Washington, D.C. Construction on the project began in 2014 and is expected to continue until 2021.
The Capitol Crossing project is privately funded, and is one of the largest ongoing private developments in DC. This 2.2 million sqft project covers a 7-acre site above I-395 and consists of 5 mixed use buildings: 200 Massachusetts, 250 Massachusetts, 200 F Street, 600 Second, and 201 F Street. These five multi-use buildings will span three long blocks over the highway. The project is expected to have 75,000 square feet of retail, restaurants, and cafes, and below the project will be a 4-level garage with 1,146 parking spaces and 440 bicycle parking spaces. As a major infrastructure project, Capitol Crossing is expected to bring 8000 permanent jobs as well as contribute over 40-million-dollar tax per year once established.
Developers of Capitol Crossing have claimed the project will create a greener, more sustainable city with Washington D.C.’s first “eco-district.” The five buildings are expected to be LEED Platinum certified and the finished site will feature cogeneration power, rainwater catchment, and eco-chimney filtration. The three blocks being built do not take land from Virginia or Maryland, but bring back land that was taken years ago.
The neighborhoods of Capitol Hill and the East End, which have been long divided by the highway, will be reconnected in the near future due to the construction of a platform adjacent to Massachusetts Avenue. According to city officials, this $200 million platform built over the highway will enhance the vibrancy of east downtown community of Washington, D.C.
According to Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development, the development project will provide 150 residential units, and over one third of them are affo ...More...
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2021_DC_Capitol_Crossing: DC -- Penn Qtr -- Capitol Crossing (200/250 Massachusetts Ave NW) (formerly I-395 Overpass) (21 photos from 2021)
2021_08_29F2_Capitol_CrossingVw: DC -- Penn Qtr -- Capitol Crossing (200/250 Massachusetts Ave NW) (formerly I-395 Overpass) -- View from... (23 photos from 08/29/2021)
2021_08_29F1_Capitol_Crossing: DC -- Penn Qtr -- Capitol Crossing (200/250 Massachusetts Ave NW) (formerly I-395 Overpass) (125 photos from 08/29/2021)
2020_DC_Capitol_Crossing: DC -- Penn Qtr -- Capitol Crossing (200/250 Massachusetts Ave NW) (formerly I-395 Overpass) (1 photo from 2020)
2019_DC_Capitol_Crossing: DC -- Penn Qtr -- Capitol Crossing (200/250 Massachusetts Ave NW) (formerly I-395 Overpass) (24 photos from 2019)
2019_DC_CapitolX_Ruckus: DC -- Capitol Crossing (I-395 Overpass) -- Red Grooms' Ruckus Cadillac (23 photos from 2019)
2018_DC_Capitol_Crossing: DC -- Penn Qtr -- Capitol Crossing (200/250 Massachusetts Ave NW) (formerly I-395 Overpass) (31 photos from 2018)
2017_DC_Capitol_Crossing: DC -- Penn Qtr -- Capitol Crossing (200/250 Massachusetts Ave NW) (formerly I-395 Overpass) (45 photos from 2017)
2016_DC_Capitol_Crossing: DC -- Penn Qtr -- Capitol Crossing (200/250 Massachusetts Ave NW) (formerly I-395 Overpass) (54 photos from 2016)
2015_DC_Capitol_Crossing: DC -- Penn Qtr -- Capitol Crossing (200/250 Massachusetts Ave NW) (formerly I-395 Overpass) (40 photos from 2015)
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2009 photos: Equipment this year: I mostly used the Fuji S100fs. I've also got a Nikon D90 and a newer Fuji -- the S200EHX -- both of which are nice but I still prefer the flexibility of the Fuji.
Trips this year:
Niagara Falls, NY,
New York City,
Civil War Trust conferences in Gettysburg, PA and Springfield, IL, and
my 4th consecutive San Diego Comic-Con trip (including Los Angeles, Yosemite, Death Valley, Kings Canyon, Joshua Tree, etc).
Ego strokes: I had a picture of a Lincoln-Obama cupcake sculpture published in Civil War Times and WUSA-9, the local CBS affiliate, ran a quick piece on me. A picture that I took at the annual Abraham Lincoln Symposium appeared in the National Archives' "Prologue" magazine. I became a volunteer with the Smithsonian American Art Museum.
Number of photos taken this year: 417,000.