Gallery: PARK(ing) Day 2009 Transforms Parking Spaces Into Public Parks

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Park(ing) Day! Parking space invasion day! The day to roll out some sod, fire up the barbeque, and set out in the street like it’s your front porch. If you didn’t hear about it from us, from the event site, or from last year’s awesome photos, then you must not have gotten the telegram, ’cause this is the best reason to cruise around the city on bikes since you were 10 years old.

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  1. penguinarmydenmark November 11, 2009 at 8:53 am

    hey super cool! Penguin Army denmark ( did the same here in Denmark the 12 of september.. tjek out the photos here: and sign up to become a “penguin” at the DIY-climate-community

  2. 2martha September 24, 2009 at 9:05 pm

    I saw that in my neighborhood … nice concept!

  3. davidwayneosedach September 24, 2009 at 8:55 pm

    Yes! Yes! And yes! San Francisco is perfect for this. Ihope it spreadsto other major cities like Boston, Houston, and Chicago!

  4. NotAHypocrite September 20, 2009 at 3:55 pm

    I wonder how much more gas will be used by people forced to drive around to find a parking spot not being occupied by grass and hippies smoking it.

  5. JZSTEEN September 20, 2009 at 1:07 am

    Wow that is one cool lookin place, almost magical!


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