You would think the National Park Service would be interested in sustainability and recreation. After all, their service is about parks. That’s what I certainly assumed when first moving to D.C., since to most people outside the District the Park Service’s reputation involves beautiful natural places and interesting historic sites well designed for visitors.

A Capital Bikeshare station. (James A. Parcell)

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