Birmingham’s Railroad Park has won the People’s Choice for best new park in the U.S. in an online poll conducted by The Daily Green, a national, environmentally-oriented website.

Editors at The Daily Green had selected Railroad Park to compete with notable new parks across the country including New York City’s High Line, the much talked-about conversion of an abandoned rail line 30 feet above the streets of Manhattan into a pedestrian walkway.

Parks in Los Angeles, Des Moines, Iowa, Patterson, N.J. and Seattle were also nominated.

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