Goodbye Lincoln Park

27 01 2008

Lincoln Park is an example of the small bits of history which get plowed under for the sake of progress. It has been slated for development into condos, among other things. This park had been abandoned for a while, but it is always sad to see another park demolished. We also lose the Comet roller coaster, but more about that at a later date. We have to decide whether amusement parks or condos are more helpful to society. Ideally, an enterprising developer would have bought the park and restored it to its former glory. Perhaps that is just not realistic in this day and age. (read more)