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Looking Toward the Future

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

Paper Roads and Placemaking

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

Tactical Urbanism as a Tool for Placemaking

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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

Collaboration as the New Normal

by Milenko Matanovic, Pomegranate Center Founder

When it comes to community, together we always know more.

Whenever I make this statement, I get serious push-back:  artists know more about design, engineers must handle all calculations and so on and so on. Read more