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Park Bench

Photo: Ron Mader, Replacing the park benches in Oaxaca (2005) (Some rights reserved)

Park bench = long seat on which multiple people may sit at the same time

The value of benches in public spaces.

Older people need public places with places to sit.

Quotes

“Hostile architecture imagines a model citizen who is expensively caffeinated, constantly perched and poised, never in need of anyone or anything to lean on, forever ready to get up and go earn and spend.” – The Park Bench is an Endangered Species

Elsewhere on the Web
A place to sit – Flickr

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Wikipedia
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