pocket park


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pocket park

n.
A very small park in a city or densely populated neighborhood.

pock′et park′


n.
a very small park or outdoor area for public leisure, esp. on a city street.
[1965–70]
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On the Edgbaston side, there's Woodview Pocket Park next to Woodview Primary School, Woodview Drive.
Following renovations that will include a pocket park and new lobby, the relocation will be completed by the spring of 2015.
The scheme also includes a landscaped green space, a new pocket park with pedestrian access from the Quayside, and a public and performance space managed and programmed by Live Theatre.
Under the leadership of the Scranton Area Foundation, a consortium of six local nonprofit organizations plan to engage West Scranton residents in the humanities and empower them to contribute to area revitalization through the Scranton Neighborhood Pocket Park Collaborative.
Generous provision of such seating would attract shoppers and others into the city as part of a welcoming environment but the council instead seems addicted to endless paving, repaving and half-finished pocket park schemes which make little or no difference to the retail footfall.
COUNCIL officers have said "Sorry" to Golcar residents after damaging their Pocket Park.
8226; Walking Trails & A Pocket Park with Garden
It is supposed to cater to people who cannot afford to go to a regional park or don't have a pocket park in their area.
The controversial Diamond Hall Pocket Park had been given a pounds 70,000 "minimalist" makeover - with drab concrete blocks instead of slides and swings.
Mel Nott, leader of Bridgend Council, will unveil the plaque at the Oxford Street Pocket Park in Pontycymmer.
RESIDENTS' views are sought over plans for the Pocket Park in Eston, on part of the former Stapleton School playing field and featuring planting, seating and fencing.
The club also pulled weeds, planted trees and spread mulch at their Kiwanis Pocket Park, located behind Bellingham City Hall.