Transportation officials in Washington are closing the Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge over the Anacostia River for several hours.
Five bridges in the nation’s capital, including the heavily traveled Frederick Douglass Bridge over the Anacostia River, are categorized by federal highway officials as both “fracture critical” and “structurally deficient,” but District of Columbia officials say they’ve already fixed one and replaced another.
Rescue crews have recovered the body of a 25-year-old man who went missing while swimming with his two brothers in the Anacostia River in Bladensburg.
A body found in the Anacostia River has been identified as an Iraq war veteran from Prince George’s County.
District of Columbia officials are rolling out plans to replace an aging bridge in the shadow of the U.S. Capitol.
Kayaks, canoes and paddle boards will be heading down the length of the Anacostia River to mark the 40th anniversary of the Clean Water Act and launch a new app for river lovers.
The Smithsonian Folklife Festival is set to resume on the National Mall.
A Prince George’s County town is being recognized as an example of how to improve the environment while creating jobs.
The Chesapeake Bay is a ghost of its former self, and Environment America says it has 10 scary facts to prove it.
A federal judge has ordered the Environmental Protection Agency to adopt or approve new pollution standards for the Anacostia River.
A new report is scheduled to be released on Monday that calls on federal officials to help clean up the Anacostia River.