October 31, 2008

October 10, 2008

October 9, 2008

Urban Greenhouse Design: both of these have been up over 10yrs in NYC


Left: Open Road Park Greenhouse is 20' long by 16' wide and fits a regular class of about 30. 12th St. between 1st & A, NYC

Right: City As School Greenhouse (on the right as you enter the school) was designed and built in partership with CAS, Open Road, the Dept of Sanitation, and Coop Tech HS. It fits 30+ people.
Clarkson and Varick, Manhattan.

Collecting soil samples

Science class labeling soil samples in the greenhouse

Manhattan Bridge Skatepark team study the site


October 7, 2008

Growing food for the school cafeteria

skate the mini ramp at open road (12 st btw 1 & A)


Tyriq Halloway, Dito Gil, Adam Zhu and the rest of the crew rebuilt a recycled ramp w/ Billy Rohan


In such a short time this volunteer crew has done so much for our park. For their earliest work see the link below. "In other Acapulco Gold news, over the winter AG and team skater Billy Rohan got together with Open Road of New York, The Gonz (Krooked), Vans, and Supreme to open a skatepark at 12th and A in Downtown NYC" http://hypebeast.com/2008/03/acapulco-gold-swirl-caps-12-and-skate-park/