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Creative Green Spaces

The Promenade Plantée in Paris was built in the place of an abandoned railway line.

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Instead of becoming an eyesore or wasted space, the unused railway was transformed into a park that is now often used for running or walking. A beautiful and creative use of space!

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Great global example! Here's another related one from New York: http://www.openideo.com/open/vibrant-cities/inspiration/high-line-of-new-york-city-abandoned-public-infrastructure-turns-into-elevated-public-park/ You might want to add that one via our Build Upon feature to your post – hit the Update Entry button on the right of your post to make edits.

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