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Good morning! There are more than 43,000 vacant lots in Philadelphia, but if you want to turn one int
Good morning!
There are more than 43,000 vacant lots in Philadelphia, but if you want to turn one into a park, it’s not as easy as it should be. There are endless delays from the city, and once you get it, park equipment and construction work is often too expensive for a community to afford themselves.
So professors at local Thomas Jefferson University found a better way: a simple kit of design elements and easy-to-assemble items that locals can pick from and have delivered in a van and install themselves. They just download the schematics and go to work. And after a few days, they have a new park that they designed and built themselves. Read more.

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