A Neighborhood Improvement Journal - Winter 2018

Around the Block

 

Neighborhood Improvement – Items of Interest

 

Navigation Apps are Turning Quiet Neighborhoods into Traffic Nightmares

From coast to coast neighborhoods are experiencing out of control traffic congestion created by traffic apps.

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These resources will help you host a pop-up traffic calming demonstration in your town

A list of resources for planning and executing traffic calming popups.

 

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Gentrification, for Better and Worse

Gentrification often faces opposition, sometimes for the wrong reasons.

 

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Wheelchair-Accessible Gardening Tables for Community Garden

Nathanial and his helpers designed and built six wheelchair-accessible gardening tables at the local community garden.

 

 

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Couple Builds Community Cupboard in One of Winnipeg's Poorest Neighborhoods

The idea behind the community cupboard is straightforward: If you have food or other items you want to share, put it in the cupboard, and if you need anything, just take it.

 

 

 

 

 

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