Paving paradise

Posted by
Jeffrey (Scottsdale, United States) on 2 December 2009 in Cityscape & Urban and Portfolio.

In her song, Big Yellow Taxi, Joni Mitchell lamented how "they paved paradise to put up a parking lot." Well, it's now 40 years on and "they" are still at it, this time paving Patriot Park in downtown Phoenix to put up yet another boring, steel-and-glass apartment / office building under the rubric of "redevelopment..."