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Interim location for Woodridge

The location for the interim Woodridge Library will be only a few blocks south of the current library — at 1790 Douglas Street NE. The current plan for the interim space is to open a 4,200-square-foot modular unit in late summer. … Continue reading

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Woodridge Library Community Presentation

Take a look at the slides set to be reviewed at tomorrow’s community meeting. Find out more details Wednesday, May 1 at 6 p.m. at Woodridge Library.

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Looking ahead: Interim plans

Woodridge Neighborhood Library will close for reconstruction in late summer 2013 and an interim library will open. The current plan for the interim space is to open a 4,200-square-foot modular unit three blocks south of the library, on the northwest … Continue reading

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Get a sneak peek at Monday’s presentation

Take a look at the presentation planned for Monday’s community meeting at Woodridge Library by clicking on the first slide in the gallery above. (You can also download the full PowerPoint presentation.) On Jan. 7, the architecture team of Bing Thom Architects and … Continue reading

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Design developments

Woodridge Library Presentation The Library will present design concept developments for Woodridge Library to the public in early December and to the Commission of Fine Arts — which advises on and guides the architectural development of Washington — on Nov. … Continue reading

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Plaza on Hamlin Street?

Since starting the journey toward a new Woodridge library, we’ve fielded comments and questions about creating a plaza on Hamlin Street. Here’s what Hamlin Street, in front of the library, looks like now: (You can click on the photos to … Continue reading

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Join us at the Rhode Island Ave. Task Force meeting

Library representatives will be offering an update on the Woodridge Library planning process at the Rhode Island Avenue Task Force meeting on Monday, Sept. 17. The meeting will be held at Woodridge Neighborhood Library, Room 1140, from 6:30 p.m. to … Continue reading

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