Posts Tagged ‘Pershing Park’

Park Service’s New D.C. Boss Aims to Make Urban Parks Work

"There’s plenty of examples in the past when we’ve said, 'No, you can’t do things.'"

Guest Disservices

Pershing Park, the little patch of green across Pennsylvania Avenue NW from the Willard Hotel, is a ghostly place. An ice rink used to operate there in the winter, but the pipes have been broken for years, leaving it drained and barren. A domed glass kiosk used to dispense hot dogs and sodas, but it’s now [...]