You’re Parklet Isn’t This Hip

November 13, 2012

I’ve written before about parklets, and how they vary from their friends in the eco-system of urban parks, the mini-park and the park. I love parklets, even that one on Hayes street in front of Arlequin that would make an excellent parking spot for me on a regular basis. But I can walk a little farther, […]

Shotwell’s Permeable Pavers

November 9, 2012

This past week I found myself along Shotwell Street in the Mission District. In particular, I found myself along Shotwell between 17th and 18th street, and I couldn’t help but notice all of the permeable pavers that had been installed along the street. Below is a picture of what I’m talking about: It turns out […]