Natasha Bartlett

Natasha Bartlett

Word on the street

NANAIMO – Groups participate in Park(ing) Day, turning Commercial Street into miniature parks.

Natasha Bartlett, Vancouver Island Regional Library communications specialist, left, and Jennifer Seper, librarian, book a few moments in a pop-up park across from the downtown library branch on Park(ing) Day.

Nanaimo Parks, Recreation and Environment, with participating businesses and organizations, staged temporary parks on Commercial Street Friday to promote alternative ways to use urban space.