Peachy the Magazine December 2013 - Page 78

Garden in the Sky Proudly, the High Line has made a significant contribution to the success and beautification of adjacent streets and neighborhoods. It has spurred development and has offered a respite for residents and tourists mingling in the crowded city. It has served as an example for other cities across the United States that face similar neglected corridors. n For more information, visit the High Line website: For the reader: “The Inside Story of New York City’s Park in the Sky” by Joshua David and Robert Hammond. A meandering pathway passes by old and new architecture in West Chelsea. © Iwan Baan, 2011 78 PEACHY