Tag Archives: green space

Old Train Tracks Become Green Area and Public Park: NYC

Seen at Stories From Home blog: As we walked The High Line from 20th Street to Gansevoort Street near Greenwich Village, it was almost surreal to be wandering along such a beautiful pathway right above the streets of one of … Continue reading

Posted in Repost | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Remaking Paris: NYTimes Magazine

PARIS, FRANCE: President Nicolas Sarkozy and a team of architects are generating ecological  ideas for transforming Paris, addressing multiple solutions aimed to improve housing, decrease poverty and economic isolation, better link the city and the immigrant suburbs by transit systems, … Continue reading

Posted in Repost | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Flint, Michigan considers ordinance changes to enhance urban agriculture

FLINT, USA, reported from City Farmer: It’s not that Flint officials are opposed to residents growing their own food in backyards or on nearly 2,800 vacant residential lots within the city limits (a list that’s still growing to the tune … Continue reading

Posted in Repost | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Third Anniversary of the South Central Farmers Encampment Eviction, June 12 and 13, 2009: Los Angeles, United States

FRI, and SAT, JUNE 12-13, 2009: 3RD ANNIVERSARY of the SOUTH CENTRAL FARMERS ENCAMPMENT EVICTION June 12th, 2009 8:00 am – 9:00 am Rally outside City Hall 9:00 am  Press Conference 10:00 am – 12:30 am Pack the city council … Continue reading

Posted in Event, Repost | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment