The Large Line in NYC Elevated Park Design

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Following in the footsteps of the United States’ largest urban center, the 2nd and 3rd most populous cities in the nation are each (respectively) establishing and creating extensive elevated parks, inspired in element by the success of The Large Line in NYC.

The Los Angeles River Greenway Task

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On the West Coast, Los Angeles has a prepare to connect and develop 50 miles of constant bike and strolling paths via the city. In excess of half of these segments are completed but the total is not yet contiguous, forcing cyclists and pedestrians through hazardous crossings and other workarounds.

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Ramping up help for the final few years, the LA River Greenway 2020 project consists of provisions for public space as nicely as personal enterprise, with every thing from gathering and performance regions to dining venues, yoga courses and bike-in movie theaters in thoughts.

The Chicago 606 &amp Bloomingdale Trail Project

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Meanwhile, in the Midwest, Chicago’s Bloomingdale Trail is the centerpiece of a more substantial plan dubbed The 606. Presently midway via construction, much of the numerous-mile trail follows present east-and-west-working railroad tracks set a story above street level.

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