Making Places, October 2005: Public Markets Edition
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Making Places: News and Thoughts from Project for Public Spaces
Public Markets Edition
The Great Revival of Public Markets
America's future may be small vendors as much as big boxes.
PPS's upcoming Public Markets Conference examines how the next
generation of markets is emerging as a viable alternative to
conventional development projects like convention centers or big-box
In This Issue:
Ten Qualities of Successful Public Markets
100 well-tested tips on how you can create your own great market.
Markets at Their Best
Public markets are an essential building block of great cities--in the
same way as parks, streets, and buildings. This gallery of historic and
contemporary photos shows why.
The Sensuous Shopper
Confessions of a man who cannot get enough fresh tomatoes. [read
How Markets Can Turn a Place Around
Three ways to make sure there's a "there" there.
A New Kind of Market Economics
Three ambitious projects launch low-income entrepreneurs on the road to
For the Health of It
Farmers markets boost the prospects of low-income communities with
fresh, wholesome food.
Making Places Editors:
PPS is a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating and sustaining
public places that build communities.
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