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Jury Selected For National Mall Design Competition

A nonprofit group that raises money to improve the National Mall is announcing a jury of architects, preservationists and other experts who will judge the first phase of a design competition to overhaul three sites on “America’s front yard.”

10/19/2011

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Design Competition Seeks To Improve National Mall

The nonprofit Trust for the National Mall is launching a design competition Thursday to seek proposals from architects and designers to overhaul three sites along the mall that have been overused and neglected because of limited funding.

09/08/2011

Mazda SKY-D Engine

Mazda Next-Gen Sky-D Diesel: Cleaner Than VW TDI?

For decades, Volkswagen and Audi have held the only options for North American shoppers wanting a highly efficient model with a four-cylinder turbo-diesel—their 2.0-liter TDI engine. Now, with Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, and even Chevrolet slated to […]

08/11/2011

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Public Can Comment On Designs For White House Park

The National Capital Planning Commission is asking the public to weigh in on a design competition to improve the look and visitor experience of President’s Park South near the White House.

06/21/2011

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Design Of Maryland’s 9/11 Memorial Unveiled

It’s taken nearly 10 years, but pieces from 9/11 will be coming to Baltimore to be permanently displayed as part of a memorial at our World Trade Center.

05/19/2011

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