Street Design Project

Hahaha. I chuckle because in nerdy urban planning terms, this refers to redesigning a roadway in a way that would make it wider or narrower, or add bikelanes, or turning lanes, or change signal timing. This is all fine and great, but I must say that I’m partial to the new meaning illustrated in the photos below.

Crafting, urban planning, and gardening are finally coming together to solve REAL urban infrastructure problems: making potholes more aesthetically pleasing.

Artist Juliana Santacruz Herrera’s guerilla-style pothole sollutions for Paris:

And who could forget about Peter Dungy’s pothole gardens?! Seems a bit dangerous to maintain, no?


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