From the fabulous WashCycle via the wondrous JDLand, we learn that city planners are spitballing a proposal to preserve one of two soon-to-be obsolete spans of the old 11th Street Bridge as a “recreation bridge” — a linear park recovered from abandoned infrastructure in the tradition of New York’s High Line or Poughkeepsie Bridge. They can dream, can’t they?
In other news:
Ward 5 candidate misses ballot by six signatures (D.C. BOEE)
Kwame Brown blames “self-diagnosed,” “self-fixed” injury for subpar 8K performance (Examiner)
Barack Obama treated campaign donors to dinner at H Street’s new Boundary Road (WRC-TV)
Coming this year to Nationals Park: an eight-pound hamburger (D.C. Sports Bog)