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Liverpool Becomes Latest City With High Line Plans

Liverpool Becomes Latest City With High Line Plans
Liverpool Becomes Latest City With High Line Plans, The Churchill Flyover in Liverpool. Image © Flickr CC User Arthur John Picton
The Churchill Flyover in Liverpool. Image © Flickr CC User Arthur John Picton

Thanks to a group called Friends of the Flyover, Liverpool has become the latest city with aspirations to build its own High Line-style elevated parkway. The group have raised over £40,000 on the civic crowdfunding website Spacehive to conduct a feasibility study on the elevated Churchill Flyover, with the aim of creating a park, events space and cycle route. Liverpool Council currently has plans to demolish the flyover at a cost of £4 million - however they are said to be open to the proposal by Friends of the Flyover, who hope to show that they can deliver a better solution for around half the cost. You can read the full story on the Independent.

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Cite: Rory Stott. "Liverpool Becomes Latest City With High Line Plans" 05 May 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/503096/liverpool-becomes-latest-city-with-high-line-plans/> ISSN 0719-8884