6.30.2016 - [...]- Or, at least, part of it. Last week, some 60 community developers, artists, public officials, funders and LISC staffers came together in Providence, RI to hash out the theory and practice of “creative placemaking,” which is becoming an increasingly integral part of community development work. In the
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