SPARK! Extension Creative Placemaking Toolkit
This publication, SPARK! Extension Creative Placemaking Toolkit, provides thirteen activities that Extension professionals can use to integrate creative placemaking efforts in extension programming. The activities can be offered alone or in sequence with other activities shared in the toolkit as part of creative placemaking endeavors in communities.Learn More
Rural America Placemaking Toolkit
The Rural America Placemaking Toolkit is a resource guide to showcase a variety of placemaking activities, projects, and success stories across rural America. CEDIK in cooperative agreement with USDA Rural Development developed this toolkit to highlight the importance of placemaking in rural communities, as well as provide a comprehensive resource that will be regularly updated to feature new projects, activities and successes from rural America.Learn More
Placemaking in Small & Rural Communities Online Conference
Placemaking is a collaborative process among public, private, philanthropic and community partners to strategically improve the social, cultural, and economic structure of a community. USDA Rural Development in cooperative agreement with CEDIK hosts the Placemaking in Small & Rural Communities Online Conference.
2022 Session Recordings
USDA Rural Development entered into a cooperative agreement with CEDIK in 2022 to host the first ever Placemaking in Small & Rural Communities online conference. The 2022 Rural Placemaking Conference showcased effective placemaking strategies for rural areas, introduce attendees to placemaking resources and tools, and connect them to placemaking experts and potential funders.