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Let’s share examples of how communities have created ways to connect to each other.

Let’s share examples of how communities have created ways to connect to each other. How do governments enable citizenship or a sense of community? What kinds of feedback loops or community-driven projects have helped governments and citizens feel more connected and partnered?

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There are already a few inspirations listed here that suggest street art and mural projects for communities. With "Moss Graffiti" that idea gets an emphasis on eco-friendlyness and growth.

There are already a few inspirations listed here that suggest street art and mural projects for communities. With "Moss Graffiti" that idea gets an emphasis on eco-friendlyness and growth.

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Community celebrations break down silos between agencies, build bridges between community members and agencies, and create collaboration among community stakeholders by bringing people together around food, culture and education.

Community celebrations break down silos between agencies, build bridges between community members and agencies, and create collaboration among community stakeholders by bringing people together around food, culture and education.

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A car-free day event running since 2000 in Europe,  where participating towns and cities reserve several public areas only for pedestrians, cyclists and public transport during the entire day.

A car-free day event running since 2000 in Europe, where participating towns and cities reserve several public areas only for pedestrians, cyclists and public transport during the entire day.

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What were once abandoned lots now provide a community with accessible healthy foods.  Whether to serve at dinner or sell at the local market, individuals and entrepreneurs are repurposing neglected urban spaces for growing food.

What were once abandoned lots now provide a community with accessible healthy foods. Whether to serve at dinner or sell at the local market, individuals and entrepreneurs are repurposing neglected urban spaces for growing food.

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In dense areas such as Singapore or London, there is a lot of opportunity for green facades and hanging gardens. Like in this example, the Hotel Athenaeum, right in the centre of London.

In dense areas such as Singapore or London, there is a lot of opportunity for green facades and hanging gardens. Like in this example, the Hotel Athenaeum, right in the centre of London.

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Urban architect Teddy Cruz seeks redesign sub-optimally occupied spaces not only to reintegrate them, but proactively support them. His vision of density is not units per acre, but human interaction per acre.

Urban architect Teddy Cruz seeks redesign sub-optimally occupied spaces not only to reintegrate them, but proactively support them. His vision of density is not units per acre, but human interaction per acre.

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Art is not supposed to change the world, to change practical things, but to change perceptions. Art can change the way we see the world. Art can create an analogy. -JR

Art is not supposed to change the world, to change practical things, but to change perceptions. Art can change the way we see the world. Art can create an analogy. -JR

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The Parklet movement in San Francisco has created a focus of engaging patrons with the city by taking street space and re-purposing it as seating area and green space.

The Parklet movement in San Francisco has created a focus of engaging patrons with the city by taking street space and re-purposing it as seating area and green space.

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Make Design Matter is a little Red Book that presents a pocket size guide to meaningful design.

Make Design Matter is a little Red Book that presents a pocket size guide to meaningful design.

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the project place 4 boards with maps in the community where the people gather. So the residents can write on what they like or what they wish to have on the street, and share with others.

the project place 4 boards with maps in the community where the people gather. So the residents can write on what they like or what they wish to have on the street, and share with others.

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These would be essentially gatherings where members of the community could come together to paint murals, possibly in run-down or troubled neighborhoods. Anyone could participate!

These would be essentially gatherings where members of the community could come together to paint murals, possibly in run-down or troubled neighborhoods. Anyone could participate!

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Sharing is not only good for the environment as it reduces consumption on an island with limited space, but it also creates a sense of service to others, culture of generosity and connects people from all walks of the community to help each other.

Sharing is not only good for the environment as it reduces consumption on an island with limited space, but it also creates a sense of service to others, culture of generosity and connects people from all walks of the community to help each other.

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Community cafes operate across the U.S. to "feed each and every person who walks through our doors with dignity regardless of their means"  There are no prices, people are asked to pay what they can or volunteer for an hour in exchange for a meal.

Community cafes operate across the U.S. to "feed each and every person who walks through our doors with dignity regardless of their means" There are no prices, people are asked to pay what they can or volunteer for an hour in exchange for a meal.

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StreetScooter is launching an e-car with the name 'Concept Zeitgeist'to cater for the 90% of our car journeys. At the same time StreetScooteris aiming to define a new vehicle category: the Short Distance Vehicle (SDV).

StreetScooter is launching an e-car with the name 'Concept Zeitgeist'to cater for the 90% of our car journeys. At the same time StreetScooteris aiming to define a new vehicle category: the Short Distance Vehicle (SDV).

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