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Creative Placemaker's
Starter Kit

Is creative placemaking what you think it is?  What makes for good creative placemaking?  What should creative placemakers know, believe and do?  Learn more here.

About the Creative Placemaker's Starter Kit


Explores creative placemaking and placekeeping

Provides ethical guidelines

Identifies critical competencies for creative placemakers

Gets us on the same page about creative placemaking

Helps you explain creative placemaking to others -- what it is, and what it's not.

Meet your guide

Leonardo Vazquez, AICP/PP

Leo is the President of Creative Placemaking Communities.  He has more than two decades of experience in community economic development, leadership development, and adult education.  

He has more than a decade of experience teaching and practicing creative placemaking.  He is President of Creative Placemaking Communities and was the Founding Director of The National Consortium for Creative Placemaking. 
Patrick Jones - Course author