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I am so close to just not linking to this story at all, because I can't believe that after all this time the Washington Business Journal can't figure out that Nationals Park is in Southeast and not Southwest. But here you go.
In an article entitled "GreenSpace may get housed in lonely Southwest D.C." (subscribers only), WBJ tells us: "If negotiations turn into reality, the Washington Nationals' stadium may score an unlikely tenant in one of its empty retail spots by the end of this year: nonprofit purveyors of green affordable housing. If a deal is struck for 16,000 square feet of arched space at Nationals Park, the nonprofit, GreenHome, will branch beyond its original mission of environmentally aligned, price-conscious residential buildings and set up its new GreenSpace concept: a classroom, conference center and vendor showroom for green development." Apparently they are negotiating to have either the city or the Lerners cover their rent in the space.
The main retail spaces at the ballpark are along First Street and Potomac Avenue SouthEAST, right across from the WASA land and Diamond Teague Park.
UPDATE: WBJ has corrected the online version of the article.
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Glenn says: (10/16/09 10:20 AM)
Over at swdcblog.com, I have been fighting similar battles with newspapers and blogs which place St. Elizabeth's in Southwest. (IT'S IN SOUTHEAST!) Sorry for shouting. No one seems to listen anyway.

I understand that the ballpark is big, but so is St. Elizabeth's. Hard to misplace bit things like that.


JD says: (10/16/09 10:58 AM)
I suppose they should get partial credit for not saying "Nationals Park in Anacostia," but still....


G St says: (10/19/09 11:50 AM)
When the sun comes up, the shadow of the ballpark is technically in SW across South Cap! (-:

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