Meridian Hill Park Completion – Washington DC

Meridian Hill Park Cascade - Washington DC

Meridian Hill Park is a formal, landscaped park in the Columbia Heights neighborhood, with terraces, pools, balustrades and a large cascade in the Italian baroque style. It is, in many people’s estimation, the jewel of the District parks system.  … read more

Old Greenbelt Planned Community – Greenbelt MD

FDR Inspecting Plans for Greenbelt in 1937

The heart of today’s Greenbelt, Maryland – popularly known as “Old Greenbelt” – is a large, planned community laid out and constructed during the New Deal. It features community facilities such as a school, theater and community center, a large… read more