Gallery: Underground Mushroom Tunnel Wins London’s High Line-Inspired G...

 
After seeing the huge success of NYC's wildly anticipated High Line park, the Mayor of London decided that his city's open spaces could use a little sprucing up as well - so he teamed up with The Landscape Institute and the Garden Museum to launch the Green Infrastructure Ideas Competition. The contest asked designers to re-imagine underused or derelict areas as green public spaces - and the grand prize winner is an underground mushroom farm designed by Fletcher Priest! Called "Pop Down", the farm would be planted in 'mail rail' tunnels which were previously used to allow post office workers to deliver their parcels without having to navigate the crowded street above. Read on to learn more!

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