New Park Being Constructed Across Street From Stranahan Park Downtown
Every Friday, volunteers with Food Not Bombs lug food over to Stranahan Park, where dozens of homeless people while away the day to the chagrin of police, local businesses, and (we're told but haven't confirmed) Broward County Library officials. Until recently, the cops had a mobile "Skywatch" unit parked there to deter... crime? Loitering? In last week's feature story, we followed the group through a dinnertime "sharing" in the park.
a fence stands around the section of property, which appears to be about a third the size of Stranahan. A map of the lot:
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