Monday, September 7, 2009
Dumpster Diving! No, really!
What do you do if you are an urban person without a beach or a pool? Drive or take public transport to the nearest beach or pool? Or take a bunch of dumpsters and build yourself a pool? These awesome people in Brooklyn did just that!
It's part of a much bigger, fascinating project: Macrosea have plans to convert entire abandoned strip malls and other urban spaces to awesome centers of culture, business and civic activity, replete with dumpster pools.
If anyone wants to start a project in West Oakland, the Myrtle Street Review is in. We're SO in.