Celebrate Worldwide Park(ing) Day
Friday, Sept. 19, at two Berkeley events:
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Stop by and enjoy the “an open-source experiment in
reprogramming the urban surface” — creating ephemeral urban parks at metered parking spaces. The concept originated with San Francisco-based REBAR, www.rebargroup.org. The idea has gone worldwide and is now co-sponsored with Trust for Public Land.
For more info and a glimpse of other projects, go to www.parkingday.org.