Items Tagged with 'place making'


The urbanite's guide to placemaking

February 17, 2015
"If you plan cities for cars and traffic, you get cars and traffic. If you plan for people and places, you get people and places." -Fred Kent Read More

LINC unveils Southtown Square townhomes, $10-million plans

Plan includes business and residential development.

November 15, 2012
LINC Community Revitalization’s philosophy of county wide, neighborhood-deep revitalization is resurrecting West Michigan communities. Read More

'Place making' attracts urban millennials

November 14, 2012
One generation’s entire sense of place is changing and with it, possibly, the geography of business. This population-density shift toward urban centers could be better understood as an opportunity if businesses look at it through the lens of what’s called “place making,” said James Tischler, director of community development at the Michigan State Housing Development Authority. Read More