Expert Webinar: Placemaking in Economic Development
May 16•11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Placemaking inspires people to collectively reimagine and reinvent public spaces as the heart of every community. Strengthening the connection between people and the places they share, placemaking refers to a collaborative process by which we can shape our public realm in order to maximize shared value. More than just promoting better urban design, placemaking facilitates creative patterns of use, paying particular attention to the physical, cultural, and social identities that define a place and support its ongoing evolution.
A Community Conversation Guide for Making Your Community a Welcoming Place for Newcomers. Creating a sense of place is one of the key components for workforce attraction. In this webinar discussions will be held on a variety of placemaking topics, including a hands on guide that will help you to evaluate if your community is actively participating in placemaking design.