We are in the middle of an epidemic of loneliness. These 5 campaigns to restore social life in our communities will get us out.
Great public spaces combat the epidemic of social isolation and loneliness by offering a welcoming place for people of all ages, races, abilities, and backgrounds.
The way to make a building come alive is to activate its ground floor - the place where it makes contact with community life.
Markets and squares are the heart of communities where people gather, celebrate, play, and enjoy life on a daily basis.
A bench is not just a bench. What happens around it makes it catalytic. This seemingly simple amenity can grow to become a key for transforming not just a corner but an entire community.
When trying to identify the great places around us, a good approach is to look for where the couples are.