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:
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.
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
Public Service Building
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..."
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