• Lovejoy Park / WASHINGTON, DC

Parks + Playgrounds

Located adjacent to Lovejoy Lofts, a condominium conversion of an historic school, the park includes a number of amenities: a playground for ages 2-5, a community garden, seating areas, a sculpture display area, a drinking fountain, and an open lawn area. Sustainable design features include: native plantings, a wildflower meadow, and two rain gardens. Four entries to the park are provided with special enhancement plantings and breaks in the ornamental metal perimeter fence. The community garden will be accessed via a wooden staircase and deck, with garden equipment storage provided below. A concrete ramp to the community garden will allow handicap access via the public alley.