Whitney Young Bands Fundraiser "Jazz on the Bridge 2019" promo video
East Capitol Street SE (Robert F. Kennedy Stadium to DC 295) eastbound
Bridge Named For Hiawayi Robinson
East Capitol Street SE (DC 295 to Robert F. Kennedy Stadium) westbound
The Whitney Young Memorial Bridge is a bridge that carries East Capitol Street across the Anacostia River in Washington, D.C. in the United States. Finished in 1955, it was originally called the East Capitol Street Bridge. It was renamed for civil rights activist Whitney Young in early 1974. The bridge is 1,800 feet (550 m) long, its six lanes are 82 feet (25 m) wide, and it has 15 spans resting on 14 piers.