Urban in Alaska: A Creative Placemaking Initiative

The Center for Community Engagement & Learning at UAA and partner organizations in Anchorage are hosting a series of "creative place-making" discussions and activities leading up to a Town Square Park Design Charrette.  This is the beginning of a yearlong community effort dedicated to creative place-making in Anchorage. 

Town Square Park
                                                          Wordle for charrette                                   


Saturday, April 26, 2014
9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Alaska Center for the Performing Arts, Lorene Harrison Lobby

The Town Square Park Design Charrette - A charrette is a collaborative design process where, over a short time frame, a group of individuals address a design issue.  Be part of this community event where we reimagine how to redesign Town Square Park.
Free and open to the public.

Register here to participate in the Design Charrette

A design charrette

Charrette session



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This effort has been organized through a joint partnership between the UAA Center for Community Engagement and Learning, Anchorage Downtown Partnership, Alaska State Council on the Arts, The Parks Foundation, Anchorage Parks and Recreation, Alaska Center for the Performing Arts, The Municipality of Anchorage/Long Range Planning Section, and Anchorage Economic Development Corporation.