The city’s core has seen an explosion of change in the past several years, and there’s no signs of slowing. You can expect residences along the Mall, new communities and experiments. WP Magazine looked at several proposed plans and how it would effect the city as part of the Urban Design issue.
Kristie Conserve, front left, Meghan Simpsonm front right, and Phanuelle Duchatelier, left, along with other interns for World Learning sit in Franklin Square while having lunch. The National Park Service and the District are launching a pilot partnership to remake Franklin Park into "an active, flexible, sustainable, and historic urban park ." Lucian Perkins/For The Washington Post Buy Photo