Today Old Market House Square includes a meditative/reading area, a kiosk with community info, a welcome sign for the Anacostia Historic District, specially commissioned public art and a community stage resulting in a dynamic public space.
Can #nature make you more caring? This could have a huge impact in cities and the need to create more #greenspaces.
"We are influenced by our environment in ways that we are not aware of" - Netta Weinstein
We love to see how these types of community-led green space initiatives, which also involve a public health planning dimension, are catching on. Kudos to the Park in a Truck team. We're excited to see what's next!
Experiences of #nature, even in cities, can promote mindfulness, reduce depression, and improve cognitive performance. This brief explores and summarizes the evidence.
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