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Tactical Urbanism Stories
Tactical Urbanism Stories

Discover how citizens across the country have used tactical urbanism to create safer streets in their own communities. 

Guerrilla Gardening: How this Strong Towns Group Took an Incremental Approach to Creating a Park

Learn how Stronger Denton—a Denton-based, Strong Towns Local Conversation—took an incremental approach to invest in a park in downtown Denton.

Read the post: https://www.strongtowns.org/journal/2019/6/26/an-incremental-approach-to-creating-a-public-space

Low-cost, Temporary Changes Make for a Safer and Friendlier Street in Provo, Utah

A year after a 15-year-old was killed crossing the street from a rec center in Provo, Utah, these #StrongCitizens got together to demonstrate how much safer (and more pleasant) Provo’s city’s streets could be if not designed for high speed traffic. Find out how they did it.

Read the post here: https://www.strongtowns.org/journal/2019/8/8/low-cost-temporary-changes-make-for-a-safer-and-friendlier-street-in-provo-utah

The Case for Community Gardens

The idea of a community garden isn’t a new one. Now, when modern life seems to be more stressful and uncertain than ever, community gardens could prove to be the salve that heals our hurting communities.

Read the case study: https://www.strongtowns.org/journal/2018/8/16/the-case-for-community-gardens