Carroll Avenue Greens

Greening the City
Carroll Avenue Greens by Joel Porterfield

Image details - Carroll Avenue Greens

Photographer: Joel Porterfield (see profile)
Competition: Competition 12
Category: Greening the City
Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States


Carroll Avenue is an inner-city street on a former rail line running through the middle of downtown Chicago. These plants are a modern beautification of the elevated pedestrian walkway above the street, but the backs of the century-old buildings are a reminder of the area's history.


2nd place - Greening the City