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Metro Plans Changes For D.C.’s Marine Corps Marathon

Metro is making some changes to accommodate runners of Sunday’s Marine Corps Marathon.

10/26/2012

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National Mall Pool Drained After Algae Invasion

The National Park Service has once again drained the reflecting pool in front of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington to clean up an algae buildup that formed after a $34 million overhaul.

10/04/2012

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Workers Find Algae Invasion In National Mall Pool

The National Park Service is trying to remove a thick layer of green algae from the reflecting pool in front of the Lincoln Memorial less than a month after a $34 million overhaul was completed.

09/22/2012

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Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool Reopens

The reflecting pool in front of the Lincoln Memorial on the National Mall has reopened after a two-year, $34 million reconstruction.

08/31/2012

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Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool Poised To Reopen

The reflecting pool on the National Mall in front of the Lincoln Memorial is about to reopen after a two-year, $34 million reconstruction.

08/07/2012

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Finalists Emerge To Redesign National Mall Sites

Lakeside gardens, dining rooms hovering over water, grassy new amphitheaters and underground pavilions at the foot of the Washington Monument have emerged as finalists in a design competition to overhaul neglected sites on the National Mall.

04/09/2012

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Dr. Martin Luther King Colleague Remembers His Legacy

For many people, the opening of the MLK memorial causes them to pause and remember the life of Dr. King and where they were during the Civil Rights Movement.

08/22/2011

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