Birmingham, Alabama is creating a new system of open markets that will bring fresh foods as well as more social space for the city's residents.
Mar 11, 2011 Project For Public Spaces
Newcastle, Australia's downtown business district lacked street life and was littered with empty buildings. A "Renew Newcastle" campaign brought new life and new residents. PPS talks with the man behind the plan.
Feb 14, 2011 Project For Public Spaces
Roundabouts, usually considered a quirky European development, can reduce delays at intersections by 20%, according to studies by Kansas State University.
Jul 8, 2009 Project For Public Spaces
The Project for Public Spaces has released a summary of the top ten trends shaping the future of America's communities -- from public markets to community-based transportation planning.
Jan 31, 2009 Project For Public Spaces
According to Philip Myrick, communities that will fare the best economically are the ones that think locally and employ placemaking strategies.
Dec 1, 2008 Project For Public Spaces
<p>The Project for Public Spaces has released its list of the five best neighborhoods in North America.</p>
Aug 18, 2007 Project For Public Spaces
<p>Getting neighbors together for community events does more than prevent crime, according to the Project for Public Spaces.</p>
Aug 13, 2007 Project For Public Spaces
<p>As public libraries take on more roles in their communities -- including acting as key public spaces -- librarians are adopting "placemaking" into their facility and service planning.</p>
Apr 27, 2007 Project For Public Spaces
PPS offers striking images of great places (and a few not-so-great) from around the world. [Includes photos.]
Jan 6, 2006 Project For Public Spaces
Steve Davies argues that public markets are making a comeback and that America's future may be small vendors as much as big boxes.
Sep 26, 2005 Project For Public Spaces