It will be modeled after Heartwood in Abingdon and Tamarack…
The Roanoke Parklet is coming soon!
What is a Parklet?
The concept of transforming automobile infrastructure into temporary public spaces originated from PARK(ing) Day, an activity first organized by the Rebar Group from San Francisco in 2005. The motivation behind this idea was Rebar’s desire to “activate the metered parking space as a site for creative experimentation, political, and cultural expression, and unscripted social interaction” (The PARK(ing) Day Manual).
More information is coming soon …