Urban Acupuncture

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The crises we are experiencing should fuel efforts to start building better cities now. A more cohesive and sustainable society arises from its public spaces and landmarks, good streets, squares, parks, memorials, theaters and museums. These are a city’s “living rooms,” where urbanity happens. A human construct by definition, a city is a setting for people to meet. We must shape its future.

-Jaime Lerner, from NYT article How to Build a Sustainable City

People Street

By Dakota Smith, Los Angeles Daily News, Originally Posted 02/23/2015 A new plaza was unveiled in North Hollywood on Monday, part…

Cyclist creates temporary Mass. Ave. bike lane with plants #tacticalurbanism #urbanacupuncture http://t.co/d9br21gZRz — Center4theLivingCity (@ctr4livingcity) September 11, 2015

Urban Acupuncture

Urban Acupuncture is a work of fierce love for real, living, people-filled cities and cities for people.

– Carol Coletta, VP Community & National  Initiatives,  The   Knight Foundation