Monthly Archives: September 2013

The new urban green

The new urban green
Since the “Green Guerilla” movement began in New York in the 1970s, there has been a change in our conception of the urban landscape – beginning meekly in some of the more marginal areas of our cities, and now gaining a wider appeal. The current socio-economic environment has made us realize, more than ever, that we can and must take advantage of green spaces for much more than ‘beautification’.