2nd Section of The High Line to Open in Spring

The High Line park in New York has been an enormous success, attracting 2 million visitors so far. Tom Topousis got to take a tour of the 2nd section of the park under construction, stretching from 20th to 30th Sts.
July 8, 2010, 7am PDT | Tim Halbur
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Park designers are using existing elements of the infrastructure from the former rail line in their plans:

"Between 22nd and 23rd streets, park planners have turned an old railroad siding that was once used to reach into the adjacent warehouses into a feature called the "seating steps" that will rise above a lawn that lifts up on a small hillside," writes Topousis.

Much more coverage at Fast Company.

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Published on Monday, June 14, 2010 in The New York Post
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