These Would be Cool in Hartford

Introducing the “public parklet,” a novel idea that’s been implemented in Newport, Rhode Island.

It’s a solar powered place to relax, enjoy a coffee, and surf the internet, while your device is charging.

This particular one is near a coffee shop and several stores. I can think of several places in downtown Hartford where these would liven up a block.  What do you think?

More details from the Newport Buzz:  http://www.thenewportbuzz.com/the-city-of-newport-just-installed-its-first-ever-parklet-and-its-solar-powered/11913

UPDATE:  on Monday, Eric Boone of the Hartford Parking Authority posted this in response to the parklet post:



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    • Who would secure these tho, in the wake of financial problems in Hartford… I live in Hartford!


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