STREET PAINTING PLANNING MEETING
Sponsored by SDOT
Jan. 31, 2008
Erik Higbee: firstname.lastname@example.org, community organizer behind street painting at 49th and Burke discussed: 1. Process of involving community; 2. Process of designing paintint; 3. How to implement (paint) the design
Jane Rebelowski: email@example.com, SDOT civil engineer specialists discussed SDOT’s regulations, scope of assistance, and time frames
Brian Dougherty: firstname.lastname@example.org discussed other funding
Jennifer Britton: Jennifer.email@example.com discussed Dept of Neighborhood funding
Crown Hill attendees: Carol Kennedy & Doug Gresham
There is no “one” way to build community, but Erik Higbee recommended Placemaking Guide Book by City Repair (Portland). He said it is about the process more than the end product.
May need to start with other activities, such as tree planting, block parties, to initiate getting neighbors together.