Campus Martius Park, once a lifeless area in the heart of Detroit, has become a world-famous example of a unique urban park. Southwest Airlines Heart of the Community Program and PPS collaborated with the Downtown Detroit Partnership, the City of Detroit, and the Detroit 300 Conservancy to help bring a taste of the northern Michigan beaches to an underused lawn in the center of downtown Detroit.
Placemaking: Urban Beach In Downtown Detroit
Meet The Man Publicly Defying Urban Regeneration In Southwark, London
Nicholas Okwulu on urban regeneration and “giving local people an opportunity to be part of something that they thought was too far away”
Feeding Pets: A Canny Idea Helps The Homeless
While some may feel a homeless person should be barred from possessing pets, the reality is far different
“I Can’t Breathe” Has Entered A New Stage In Minneapolis
Transforming an old building could reverse years of environmental injustice. Would the city of Minneapolis rise to this “now or never” moment?
A Kiosk For People Seeking The Truth In Valparaiso
Instead of falling into despair, a newspaper kiosk has been turned into a cultural space to make diverse sources of information accessible to the public