Posted by: greeningvacapitol | September 29, 2010

Richmond’s First Green Alleyway

A couple of weeks ago, Richmond unveiled the first green alleyway in the city.

First here’s what it looked like before:

5th Street Alleyway - Before Greening

Now the alleyway has been retrofitted with porous cobblestones to help soak up stormwater.

Check out what it looks like now:

5th Street Alleyway - After Greening

Looks great, doesn’t it? Here’s some more photos from the ribbon cutting event.

Ribbon Cutting

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