Welcome to Improving Public Spaces. Here we advocate for others to engage in their local communities and work towards creating or improving their local public spaces.
Revised Vision My final vision of the park hasn’t changed much from the beginning of the semester. New seating, playgrounds, renovated historical building and a basketball court would greatly improve the area. I didn’t understand the importance of seating in public spaces before this class. Prior to this course, I didn’t even notice benches until … Continue reading Questions
Aberdeen B&O Park needs a lot of work and funding, but there is potential in the public space. My vision for the space is for the historic train station to be renovated into a community center and the plot of land to be become a park for children. Seating, a basketball court, a playground, games … Continue reading Final Reflections
Aberdeen B&O Railroad Station Park Opening Saturday April 8, 2017 Family Fun and Games For All Ages Build A Bird House Food Basketball Court Train Playground Giant Chess, Giant Connect Four