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The Outdoor Living Room on Delancey
Posted on: December 14th, 2012 at 6:48 am by Elie
On the southwest corner of Delancey and Chrystie, steps behind the Hua Mei Bird Garden in Sara D. Roosevelt Park, is a relatively new makeshift micro-campsite. What remains of the chickenwire fencework was tossed aside long ago. Barely visible is this outdoor living room of sorts, accessible via shale-paved pathway into the brush. The outdoor social space includes stone-stacked benches, crates, and even a beat-up dresser.
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