District of Columbia News

Map of the Anacostia in DC - Anacostia Waterfront Trust

Creating thriving communities and a waterfront for all to enjoy

September 1, 2016

In a changing city with a renewed focus on restoring the Anacostia River, Clean Water Action and our APACC partners are working to realize a vision of improved parklands, with increased community access, for the benefit of long-term and current residents.

DC Bids Fairwell to Foam Containers

February 22, 2016

On July 14, 2014 Washington, DC became the first major city on the East Coast to ban polystyrene foam food containers! Clean Water Action has been campaigning around this issue for months and thanks its many supporters who wrote letters in support of the ban to City Council members.

Map of the Anacostia River in Washington DC and Maryland

Restore the Anacostia River!

January 28, 2016

The Anacostia River is one of the most polluted Chesapeake Bay tributaries.

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