Parking Day is today!

last year at Parking Day, SF,Canon Digital Rebel XSi

It’s Parking Day! One of the happiest days of the year! Look for parks in parking spaces in your city.. 🙂

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  1. Patricia

    Andrea — Small parks are showing up all around the Portland (Oregon) metro area. This movement is so exciting – it has been great fun watching it evolve over the years through your blog. Don’t you just love it when good things spread and are shared with everyone? I am making it a point to visit a strip park today.

  2. Chookooloonks

    Dude. If there was ever a city in the world that needed a Parking Day, that city is Houston. If your husband is ever interested in bringing this south, LET ME KNOW.

  3. christine

    How stinkin cool is this!

  4. Jennifer

    I just love the idea of this. It makes me so happy to see.

  5. Dawn

    Another wonderful email from the wondrous Andrea!

  6. Tinniegirl

    How fabulous. I’ll have to check out parking day in more detail for next time.

  7. sandybee

    This made the front page of the NYTimes website this morning (Sat). Very cool!

  8. Jennifer

    Damn, missed it!! Maybe nex time!! Happy Parking Day!!

  9. Shannon

    I came across one of them in New Haven CT, and I was so excited!!! Yay parking day!

  10. M

    I saw a bit about this in the Body and Soul Magazine for this month! hope it went well!!

  11. shelly

    very cool.

  12. shelly

    very cool.

  13. shelly

    very cool.

  14. Elizabeth from Toronto

    Saw this this morning and it reminded me of Parking Day:
    Grassing that street (while leaving the sidewalks intact for pedestrian and bike traffic) would be so great eh?

  15. Holly

    I’m sure you’ve already seen the NYT article, but I just had to share it! fantastic!

  16. Fashion Musthaves

    really really cool – first thought you are making fun – but google proved me wrong;)

  17. lilikindsli

    jcfJ03 I want to say – thank you for this!

  18. Globals

    all good things

  19. Lisa

    I love this moment 🙂 Perfectly captured!

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