Civilizing Places

Given the economy, and concerns about the environment, we need to create more pedestrian-friendly places for people to meet, talk, trade and travel through. Creating walk-able, bike-able space will improve everyone’s lives, on a variety of levels.

Tom Low’s goal is to design 20 such places in Charlotte in 20 months.

He asks you to think about places that need, or deserve, to be “civilized” in Charlotte. The intersection of Queens and Queens and Providence and Providence, or Q2P2, was one suggestion …

Post your suggestions in the comments and help us find new ways to connect with Charlotte and each other.

Presenter: Tom Low, Architect at Duany Plater-Zyberk & Co.