Our city center belongs to the whole community.
Let’s create Places for People in Downtown Eugene
Engagement & observations summary report released!

Places for People began with public engagement to hear from people across the community about their experiences and ideas for the downtown public spaces.  PPS has documented those conversations and survey responses in their report:
Summary of Observations and Community Engagement.
please note:
the file is large (about 30 MB)
Placemaking at City Council

Save the Date!

Come learn about design, management, and programming ideas for our downtown public spaces.  Meg Walker from Project for Public Spaces will share the results of their public engagement from the past few months and concepts for looking forward at the February 15 City Council Work Session.

Council sessions are also televised and available on YouTube at the City Council website.


Eugene City Council
Wednesday, February15
12:00–1:30 p.m.
Public Service Building
Harris Hall
125 East 8th Ave., Eugene
Downtown wayfinding at City Council

If you are interested in placemaking, you may also be interested in this upcoming City Council work session.  Council dates are tentative and subject to change.  Please confirm the schedule on the  Public Meetings Calendar.


Council Work Session on Downtown Wayfinding
Monday, February 13
5:30–7:00 p.m.
Public Service Building
Harris Hall
125 East 8th Ave., Eugene

thoughts from Project for Public Spaces
   Fred Kent talks about Eugene

To introduce you to Project for Public Spaces, we thought we'd reshare the video of Fred Kent's presentation: Placemaking 101.  This was a public event on October 13, 2016 at the Lane Community College Downtown Campus.

"You have some very, very important spaces that are ripe for transformation, activation, and success.  That's what we're going to talk about, and that's why we're here..."

For more information on Places for People, visit us at  eugene-or.gov/placesforpeople

If you would like to subscribe to updates about the Places for People project, write to us at placesforpeople@ci.eugene.or.us and tell us you would like to receive our emails.  And share it with your friends!  
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