by Milenko Matanovic
As Pomegranate Center plans for its next steps, we asked our Board and supporters to help us improve our work and impact. As a part of this learning, we posted a survey to our mailing list. Read more
What is a Paper Road? In New Zealand, it’s a common term for a legal road that may exist only on paper. These roads are typically not fully developed but are well known as walking and biking routes for locals. One industrious group of New Zealanders saw Paper Roads as a perfect opportunity for placemaking. Read more
Guest Post by Allison Nkwocha
How did Milton-Freewater accomplish a 2000% improvement in volunteer participation?
Participation in Milton-Freewater’s annual “Make a Difference Day” went from an average of 35 volunteers to more than 700 after the 2015 Pomegranate Center community-build of the town’s gathering place. Read more
How does place-making inspire people to collectively reimagine and reinvent public spaces as the heart of every community? Learn from the best as local hero Milenko Matanovic, founder of the Pomegranate Center, joins nationally renowned Island Press author, Mike Lydon, to discuss the intersection between placemaking and tactical urbanism. Read more