URBANISM & DESIGNHow to be a Citizen Placemaker
Project for Public Spaces
Imagine that you live in a truly vibrant place: the bustling neighborhood of every Placemaker's dreams. Picture the streets, the local square, the waterfront, the public market.
QUOTE OF THE DAY
Public Source "Some native Pittsburghers laugh off the fact that some of the light-rail stations are hard to find. It's part of the area's charm, they say. If you're a true Pittsburgher, you know where it is. But for newcomers, that attitude doesn't help."
URBAN ISSUESPittsburgh's Neighborhood Engagement Efforts
Rebuilding Place in Urban Space
One aspect of the current PLANPGH comprehensive land use planning process in the City of Pittsburgh is to my way of thinking a good example of how to do neighborhood-based planning as an element of the overall process.