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'Parklets' pitched for street stalls

A City Council panel OKs a resolution calling for parking spaces to be replaced by "plazas"

By Gordon Y.K. Pang

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jan 21, 2014

~~<p>Some city officials want to flip the &quot;pave paradise, put up a parking lot&quot; notion on its head by transforming on-street stalls into parks and plazas.</p>
<p>Resolution 13-290, asking the Caldwell administration to establish a demonstration project for &quot;parklets&quot; around Oahu, was approved by the City Council's Transportation Committee on Thursday. The full Council will vote on it Jan. 29.</p>
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Some city officials want to flip the "pave paradise, put up a parking lot" notion on its head by transforming on-street stalls into parks and plazas.

Resolution 13-290, asking the Caldwell administration to establish a demonstration project for "parklets" around Oahu, was approved by the City Council's Transportation Committee on Thursday. The full Council will vote on it Jan. 29. Login for more...



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