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Some news from around…

  • Riverside Park will be New York’s first park to have a composting restroom.  The Riverside Clay Tennis Association hopes to break ground on the carbon-neutral complex by the end of 2011  (The New York Times)
  • “Bicycle Butlers” in Copenhagen? Parking your bicycle illegally in front of a metro station warrants city staff to move your bicycle, oil your chain, pump your tires and leave a little note asking you to kindly use the bike racks in the future (Copenhagenize.com)
  • A toppled tree in Vancouver’s Stanley Park is transformed into a work of art (The Vancouver Sun)
  • Chicago Park District counts users along lakefront trail (Chicago Tribune)
  • And speaking of Chicago, move over Millennium Park, there’s a new trendy park in town (Chicago Tribune)

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