Gallery: Andersonville Parklet is Chicago’s First Permanent Parking Spa...

 
Chicago is now the proud owner of its very first parklet - an urban oasis created from two parking spots in the Andersonville neighborhood. Designed by Moss Design along with Studio Murmur and supported by eco-Andersonville, and the Andersonville Development Corporation, the Andersonville Parklet now offers up native plants, bike parking and quiet space to sit amidst the urban hubbub. The pilot project emerged after a number of successful PARK(ing) Days in the area and is expected to improve accessibility for cyclists and pedestrians throughout the neighborhood.

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