GIZMODO – 10/24/14
By Alissa Walker
The 5 Coolest New Parks and Public Spaces In the U.S.
Washington Park | Cincinnati, Ohio
When this former cemetery was first turned into a park (the remains were interred elsewhere), the site suffered from so much neglect that it became a harbor for illegal activity. This makeover of the 8-acre site provided a much-needed boost to its identity by partnering with a local development corporation to improve the surrounding neighborhoods as well. Now there’s a great lawn, water feature, playground, and dog park.
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