Parkside/Kenilworth is surrounded by the Anacostia Freeway (I-295), the Anacostia River, Benning Road and Eastern Avenue.
With both private and public investments, including federal PROMISE and CHOICE grants, this growing neighborhood expects to see rapid investment as several phases of nearly $600 million in development are underway.
New Residential Development
- More than 500 new residential units, including 183 for-sale units, have been built since 2012.
- Eleven Parkside is a new Class-A multifamily development that will offer 191 rental units. It is expected to start construction in Q1 2019.
- 157,000+ residents within a 10-minute car ride
- 125,000-128,100 average daily traffic counts (I-295)
- Detailed demographics
A new pedestrian bridge is planned to cross over Kenilworth Avenue linking the Eastland Gardens, Kenilworth and Parkside neighborhoods with the Minnesota Avenue Metrorail Station.
Parkside Mixed-Use Development
Plans call for 3.1 million SF of mixeduse development with 1,500–2,000 residential units, 30,000–50,000 SF of retail space, 860,000 SF of
office space and a one-acre park. More than 500 residential units have already been built.
Kenilworth Courts Redevelopment
Proximate to the Deanwood Metrorail Station, this phased development will include 530 housing units of mixed types including multi-family buildings and townhomes.