Landscape Design

When “Parking” Meant “Space for Trees”
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In 1870 the term “parking” meant the planting of trees, grass, and flowers along roadways and the creation of sidewalks for pedestrians. But when expectations shifted in the 20th century to favor the parking of automobiles over the parking of trees, the original meaning of the word faded into obscurity. Guest writer Michele Richmond asks: […]

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