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October 2, 2019
Livable Communities Newsletter
Publications & Resources
Pop In to Learn About Placemaking
Join us online November 12 and 13 for lessons and interactive discussions about the many ways improved public spaces and “pop-up” demonstrations help create communities where people of all ages want to live, work and play.
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Main Street Gets a Makeover
See how a weekend transformation made downtown Bethel, Vermont (population 2,030), pop!
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— A one-day demonstration project in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, leads to revitalization efforts and a new restaurant.
Rainy Day Sidewalks
— Residents of Clearwater, Florida, are eager to participate in a public art project that is only visible when wet.
Tampa Bay Times
A Budget Boost for Small Communities
— Five low-cost strategies can help local leaders think differently about economic growth and development.
National League of Cities
JUST ONE MORE
In addition to hosting the placemaking workshop noted above, AARP is working on the ground to help create great places. (Check out the items about Bethel, Vermont, and Old Orchard Beach, Maine, if you skipped them.) Find more examples of creative placemaking in the
AARP Livable Communities Public Places and Outdoor Spaces Archive.
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