2014 in Placemaking: A Quiet Movement Takes Root by @PPS_Placemaking

With a mission to expand this powerful movement, PPS convened a number of national and international meetings in 2014 including the “Reimagining Public Spaces ” event and training program in Durban, South Africa, and the tremendously successful “Future of Places ” conferences in Buenos Aires and Adelaide, which was organized in partnership with UN Habitat and Ax:son Johnson Foundation . As the second of three linked conferences wherein participants will develop a “Future of Places Declaration” for the Habitat III Global Summit in 2016, the potential impact of this work cannot be overstated. This past September in Pittsburgh, we stewarded the Pro Walk/Pro Bike/Pro Place conference—one of the largest gatherings of transportation advocates worldwide. Concurrent with this event was the 2nd annual meeting of the Placemaking Leadership Council (PLC), where members from across th...

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