March 24th, 6 pm to 8 pm, at the Saint Christine Soup Kitchen, 22261 Fenkell St, Detroit, Michigan 48223.
For whoever isn't already familiar with Mark, he is a preeminent leader in community-based, democratized urban planning. He is not to be missed.
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Mark is a national leader in the development of sustainable public places. In the last decade he has directed, facilitated, or inspired designs for more than three hundred new community-generated public places in Portland, Oregon alone. Through his leadership in Communitecture, Inc., and it’s various affiliates such as the The city repair Project, The Village Building Convergence, and the Planet Repair Institute, he has also been instrumental in the development of dozens of participatory organizations and urban permaculture design projects across the United States and Canada.
Mark will also be presenting (all events unique):
*Bad Ass Democracy - Reclaiming the Public Commons at Wayne State University (March 25)
* City Repair Detroit - Participatory Design & Implementation Workshop at Jam Handy (March 26)
* Untitled Kalamazoo Event
* Untitled Cleveland Events