“Be Creative! Art, Placemaking and Funding”
An Association of Pedestrian & Bicycle Professional Webinar
Wednesday, February 21, 1:00 PM Mountain Daylight Time
In the 1st Floor Conference room, 2825 3rd Avenue North
Creative placemaking projects that help to transform communities into lively, beautiful, and resilient places with the arts at their core. Panelists will speak about grant funding opportunities for placemaking projects such as through the National Endowment for the Arts’ Our Town grant program. Th Our Town program is investing in projects that bring diverse partners together to integrate the arts into community revitalization work. Panelists will also discuss case studies and solutions highlighted in Smart Growth America's recent field scan: Arts, Culture and Transportation: A Creative Placemaking Field Scan (http://t4america.org/maps-tools/creative-placemaking-field-scan/).
Katherine Bray-Simons, Design Specialist, National Endowment for the Arts
Ben Stone, Director of Arts & Culture, Smart Growth America
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