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PARK(ing) Day ATX 2019
September 20, 2019
Hosted by the City of Austin Transportation Department –
Transform Austin’s parking spaces into temporary miniature parks, or “parklets,” on PARK(ing) Day, happening Sept. 20. Occurring the third Friday of September, PARK(ing) Day is an annual, worldwide event that promotes public engagement and dialogue on the need for public, open spaces in urban areas. AustinTexas.gov/ParkingDay
900 block of Congress Avenue
• Shawna Arnesen
• Nelsen Partners
To ensure safety and accessibility, parklet installations should follow these conditions:
• Parking spaces must be delineated with a series of orange traffic cones; cones must be between 28 and 48 inches in height and cannot be attached to each other with string or ribbon.
• Advertising, vending or amplified sound activities are not permitted.
• Sidewalk or crosswalk paths must remain clear for accessibility.
Tentative rain date: Oct. 18, 2019