APA Members Celebrate PARKing Day

APA members from Baltimore, Maryland, to Honolulu, Hawaii, took park in the worldwide celebration of PARKing Day, transforming parking spots into pop-up parks. Check out some member-submitted highlights below!

Norfolk, Virginia

Photo by Jessica Kilner, Downtown Norfolk Council.

Baltimore, Maryland

Photo by Megan Griffith, AICP, Mahan Rykiel Associates.

Dublin, Ohio

Photo by J.M. Rayburn, City of Dublin, Ohio.

Lexington, Kentucky

Photo by Liliana Gonzalez, Lord Aeck Sargent.

Sioux City, Iowa

Houston, Texas

Photo by Jesse Thornsen, AICP.

Boulder, Colorado

Photo by Matt Thompson, AICP, Boulder County.

Ketchum, Idaho

Photo by Jen Smith, City of Ketchum.

San Diego, California

Photo by Melanie Tylke, San Diego APA Young Planners Group.

Honolulu, Hawaii

Photo by Nathalie Razo, PBR Hawaii.

Photo by Juliann Chen.

Did we miss your demonstration on PARKing Day? Email photos of your pop-up park to dcalliari@planning.org — we'll update this post whenever new submissions come in.

About the Author

Dustin Calliari is APA's content marketing coordinator.

Top image: Parklet in downtown Honolulu, Hawaii. Photo by Laura Comstack, HHF Planners.


September 23, 2016

By Dustin Calliari