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thoughts, ideas + dialogues on urban revitalization, smart growth + neighborhood development
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What is Placemaking?

What is Placemaking? | green streets | Scoop.it

“’Placemaking’ is both an overarching idea and a hands-on tool for improving a neighborhood, city or region. It has the potential to be one of the most transformative ideas of this century.” -Metropolitan Planning Council of Chicago

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What is new urbanism? - Helium

In the 1920s, the U.S. cities were organized in an ideal structure of walkable neighborhoods. The entire city was walkable... Christina Pomoni (What is new urbanism?)
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Green Streets, Neighborhoods + Communities

Green Streets, Neighborhoods + Communities | green streets | Scoop.it

With green initiatives being implemented by municipalities and cities at an exponential rate, understanding where to begin and how to participate can be a challenge, as this new paradigm of development requires fundamental changes in not only how we address urban design, but how we consider infrastructure, transit, policymaking, and collective social behavior as factors in shaping the built environment.

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