Editor’s note: We love this idea!! Kudos to Collingswood for enhancing the quality of life for their residents.
It hasn’t even been around a full week yet, but the verdict is already in:
Collingswood loves its parklet.
Then again, a week ago most people in town probably didn’t know what a parklet was.
In the case of Collingswood, it is a mobile platform complete with tables, chairs and benches, faux wrought-iron trim, and a planter sprouting red and yellow flowers.
Paid for by the borough and the business improvement district, it has been a fixture on Haddon Avenue outside the Grooveground cafe since its debut Thursday.
Read more: http://www.philly.com/philly/news/new_jersey/20130625_Collingswood_loves_its_park-to-go.html