September 24, 2008

placemaking

cross posted at jumilla bugs

1. stop, look, listen

2. make the most of what you've got

3. offer people a place to sit

4. think small for big results

5. enjoy more time out in public

6. rediscover the front yard

6. tear down fences

from The Great Neighborhood Book by Jay Walljasper

2 comments:

Jeanne said...

Sounds like what's happening here post-Ike. Too bad it takes a disaster to bring people out, but I'm hoping some of the good sticks.

melanie said...

these are wonderful words to live by. we should all write them on post-it notes with thick sharpie markers and stick them all over our lives as reminders.