The Lowline Lab underground park is closing February 26th

Posted On Mon, January 30, 2017 By

Posted On Mon, January 30, 2017 By In From Our Partners

Underneath Essex Street on Manhattan’s Lower East Side, an experiment in the future of urban development has flourished. The world’s first underground park, the Lowline Lab, opened in October 2015 after a successful Kickstarter, offering an urban oasis for visitors while giving researchers unprecedented data on channeling sunlight underground to create green space where no one had thought it could exist before. But at the end of February, it’s closing to make way for the usual kind of urban development.

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