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Placemaking and Public Places

Articles, reports, case studies, surveys and more


Creating Parks and Public Places for People of All Ages

Creating Parks and Public Spaces

A step-by-step guide by AARP, 8 80 Cities and The Trust for Public Land.

The Pop-Up Placemaking Tool Kit

The Pop-Up Placemaking Tool Kit

Projects that inspire change — and improve communities for people of all ages.

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