Photo: Keeping Vermont Avenue Beautiful, again, in 2016, Washington, DC USA Post date May 5, 2016 Post categories In Photo Friday 2016.04.30 Vermont Avenue Garden Work Party Washington DC USA 04490, With, Brianne Nadeau (@BrianneKNadeau), Washington, DC, City Council, Representing Ward 1. Once a year, Washington, DC residents get together to replant historic Vermont Avenue, Northwest, in the U Street Corridor. Vermont Avenue, Northwest was frequented by leaders including Abraham Lincoln, Martin Luther King, Jr., and the parents of the modern day LGBTQ rights movement. More info about the history of Vermont Avenue at tedeytan.com/tag/vermont-avenue – Thanks to Jeffrey Willis and DC-area businesses for sponsoring the beauty of our nation’s capital. (View on Flickr.com) As featured in the Popville (@Popville) Metropolitan blog: Photos from PoPville – Vermont Avenue Gardeners | PoPville Detailed history of the origins of the street and the leadership that it supported then and now are in this series. Enjoy. 2016.04.30 Vermont Avenue Garden Work Party Washington DC USA 04541 (View on Flickr.com) ShareClick to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related Tags african american civil war memorial, civil-rights, DC, lgbtq, mlk, Photos, u street, vermont avenue, washington dc Post navigation ←Previous post:Just Read: Debunking the “Bathroom Bill” Myth: Accurate Reporting on Nondiscrimination – A Guide for Journalists→Next post:Photo Friday: Almost Sunset, Washington, DC USA Leave a Reply Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.