PARK(ing) Day 2014 Around the World by @thiscitylifeyvr

The mission of PARK(ing) Day, which started in San Francisco in 2005, is to call attention to the need for more urban open space, to generate critical debate around how public space is created and allocated, and to improve the quality of urban human habitat. It has since has evolved into a global movement.

Full article: http://sustainablecitiescollective.com/node/551781

Tweets

PARK(ing) Day 2014 Around the World #ATPGlobal

The mission of PARK(ing) Day, which started in San Francisco in 2005, is to call attention to the need for more urban open...

Reclaiming Urban Space for People with the Picn...

Recently, fellow blogger Hart Noecker of Rebel Metropolis shared this photo from Shorpy with me: I was struck how these pe...

Reclaiming Urban Space for People with the Picn...

Recently, fellow blogger Hart Noecker of Rebel Metropolis shared this photo from Shorpy with me: I was struck how these pe...

Winners and Losers: Who won and who lost at the Hong Lim Park fracas:

Winners and Losers: Who won and who lost at the...

mothership.sg 29 Sep '14, 10am

On Sept. 27, 2014, two groups of Singaporeans were each given their own turf at Hong Lim Park to express themselves and ca...

NYC Park to Singapore Labs Go Underground in Space Hunt

NYC Park to Singapore Labs Go Underground in Sp...

bloomberg.com 23 Sep '14, 9pm

Cities from arctic Helsinki to equatorial Singapore are exploring the benefits of expanding toward the center of the earth...

Is Urban Revitalization Without Gentrification ...

Barry Farm / The Huffington Post Cities are the place to be these days, which means big changes for the historic communiti...

Love this little book @sustaincities: Jaime Ler...

, one of the most influential urban leaders of our time, has written down all of his hard-earned wisdom about the city in ...

In Photos: #Bolivia's Day of the Pedestrian and Cyclist. @embarqnetwork #Cycling

In Photos: #Bolivia's Day of the Pedestrian and...

Bolivia’s fourth annual Day of the Pedestrian and Cyclist banned cars from all roads, cutting greenhouse gas emissions and...

.@RickFedrizzi around the world: #LEED highlights from Italy & #mygreenapple

.@RickFedrizzi around the world: #LEED highligh...

usgbc.org 26 Sep '14, 8pm

With a last name like Fedrizzi, it’s hard to claim that I’m not just a little biased when it comes my admiration for LEED ...

These are the best tiny hotels around the world

cntraveller.com 30 Sep '14, 1pm

When Stephen di Renza, a former fashion director for the Neiman Marcus group, decided to turn his holiday home into a thre...

Special needs children heckled as Hong Lim Park...

straitstimes.com 27 Sep '14, 3pm

A protest rally on Saturday turned chaotic as it jostled for space with a charity carnival at Hong Lim Park, with proteste...

Why do parking lots take precedent over parks & other public spaces? @sustaincities considers #urb…

Why do parking lots take precedent over parks &...

Justin Smith and Mary Beth Woiccak at PARK(ing) Day. Photo: Allyn West. "What is this? What's your message?" asked the wom...

Park(ing) Day 2014: The Most Amazing Pop-Up Par...

inhabitat.com 20 Sep '14, 12am

everyone! Today’s the day when parking spots across the States and around the world turn over a green leaf as pop-up publi...

Is Urban Revitalization Without Gentrification ...

Barry Farm / The Huffington Post Cities are the place to be these days, which means big changes for the historic communiti...

@thiscitylifeyvr

@thiscitylifeyvr

Hellenikon Metropolitan Park, Artist Rendering Over 15 years ago, I visited Athens as a teenager on my first trip to Europ...