Resources

6.28.2018 -

How to do Creative Placemaking

This report, How to do Creative Placemaking, from the National Endowment for the Arts has a series of essays from some of the best minds doing Creative Placemaking work, and some case studies of projects funded through the NEA’s signature arts and community development program—Our Town.

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6.12.2018 -

Displacement of Lower-Income Families in Urban Areas Report

Read this report from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Office of Policy Development and Research on gentrification in urban areas.

6.07.2018 -

How Communities Work Together

Using the tool of social network analysis, this report by MDRC offers preliminary insights into the conditions for more successful collective action by examining the distribution of power among local actors, the ties between more distant organizations and a core of activity, and the depth of community partnerships.