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Pop-Up Project will Transform RiverSouth Alley to Pedestrian Space

Walker Evans Walker Evans Pop-Up Project will Transform RiverSouth Alley to Pedestrian Space

In just a couple of weeks, an underutilized alleyway in the RiverSouth neighborhood will take on a new life as a temporary pedestrian-centric outdoor amenity space, thanks to Transit Columbus — the same group that is currently installing the Parklet Project on Gay Street. Starting on June 9th, the block of West Cherry Street between […]

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Parklet Project Coming to Gay Street This Summer

Walker Evans Walker Evans Parklet Project Coming to Gay Street This Summer

The Downtown Parklet Project is relocating this year, moving from South Fourth Street to Gay Street for a two-month stint that will convert a single on-street metered parking spot into a multi-function pedestrian space to compliment area businesses and activities. In addition to the relocation, the project is being revamped a bit from its previous […]

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Parklet Proposed for South Fourth Street

Walker Evans Walker Evans Parklet Proposed for South Fourth Street

The temporary conversion of on-street metered parking spaces into public greenspace is not a new one. The national Park(ing) Day event launched in San Francisco in 2005, and Columbus officially took part in 2008 and 2009. Since then, the movement pushing for new Downtown greenspace has waned in part due to the completion of Columbus […]

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