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More Park, Less Way: Improving Philadelphia's Parkway

More Park, Less Way: Improving Philadelphia's Parkway
More Park, Less Way: Improving Philadelphia's Parkway, © elPadawan
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In this article in the Wall Street Journal, a number of key players discuss the ongoing work to transform "the most elegant urban boulevard in the US", Philadelphia's Benjamin Franklin Parkway. The parkway has been on a long journey from boulevard to highway, and thanks to a new plan entitled "More Park, Less Way", it could be on its way back, with a variety of plans to change the Parkway into a vibrant, more densely populated series of spaces with more amenities for local residents. You can read the full article here.

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Rory Stott
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Cite: Rory Stott. "More Park, Less Way: Improving Philadelphia's Parkway" 22 Aug 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/417995/more-park-less-way-improving-philadelphia-s-parkway/> ISSN 0719-8884