The term “parklet” originated in 2005 in the city of San Francisco to describe the conversion of a parking space into a small public open space. Since then, cities around the world launched full-fledged parklet programs. The BID and City of Helena are excited to share the opportunity is now available in the Helena.
Why Build a Parklet?
Cost-effective way to activate streets
Create vibrant neighborhoods
Promote economic vitality
The application process is through the City of Helena. However, the BID is excited to announce a grant opportunity to go along with the city’s process.