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Tactical Urbanism - Open Asheville

Tactical Urbanism - Open Asheville

Open Asheville is approaching "tactical urbanism," an idea that's recently gained increasing attentionOpen Asheville Parklet nationwide, with a small project. The organization is demonstrating a way to change a particular area for the better and create a model for larger initiatives in the future.


"Tactical urbanism aims to get projects on the ground fast, to get a response from the public fast so it leads to bigger things," Gonzalez says. "The parklet is something small enough that it will make a statement and it had such a positive response in cities like San Francisco."

 

photo courtesy of Open Asheville 
http://openasheville.org/

"O.P.E.N. is a local community forum pursuing Tactical Urbanism - Creative Placemaking, Ashevillle's evolving sustainable communities - a more livable/ connected city experience ...Tactical Urbanist initiatives focus on short-term interventions in hopes that they inspire permanent projects that arrive from community consensus and public engagement."


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