Archive for September, 2011

What this is all about.

Posted: September 6, 2011 in Uncategorized

Great public spaces are where celebrations are held, social and economic exchanges take place, friends run into each other, and cultures mix. They are the “front porches” of our public institutions – libraries, field houses, neighborhood schools – where we interact with each other and government. When the spaces work well, they serve as a stage for our public lives.

From the article “What Makes a Successful Place?”, from the Project for Public Spaces at