A Tactical Urbanism Guide: Starting, scaling, and growing small neighborhood projects


Join 5th Square and Urban Consulate on March 22nd for a fun free speaker event on public space activism at Johnny Brenda's.

The movement of DIY public space entrepreneurs and fixer-uppers dubbed 'tactical urbanists' has wised up a lot over the years, and this is your chance to hear from some of the movement's national and local leading voices.

We've got a great speaker line-up with fresh ideas and insights on designing, crowdfunding, maintaining, and building political support for citizen-driven public space design and activism.

The event is on March 22nd, from 6-8:30 PM at the upstairs bar at Johnny Brenda's (1201 Frankford Ave.)

Emcee: Akeem Dixon, New Kensington CDC (Philly) 

Guest Speakers include: 
Mike Lydon, The Street Plans Collaborative (Miami/San Fran/NYC)
David Weinberger, IOBY (NYC)
Emaleigh Doley, Germantown United CDC (Philly)
Justin DiBerardinis, Bartram’s Garden (Philly)
Lauren Vidas, SOSNA (Philly) 

Emma Loniewski Jack Denison Rosemary Thomas Justine Hookes Josh Hartl Stephanie Haller Rebecca Anne Jeanette Cervantes Mike Dunican Colleen McCafferty Tyler Akin Jonathan Rubin Julie Shimborski Wanda Darden Michael Anthony Pomante Sosena Solomon Stephanie Lauren Mallory J. Fredericks Sarah Mueller Chris Ward Liz Russell Jeff Zeigler Arielle Harris Judy McCoubrey Jaison Smulski Akeem Dixon Nina Lish Kate Zmich Jeffrey Garrett Fiona Dajao Scull David Munson Brian Traylor Leon Malloy Adam Margent Kathleen Kerrigan ariel ben-amos Charles Krueger Mbh Hylan Melissa Lee Benjamin A Mickel Denna Blair Sara Gatti Erica Hope Patrick Morgan Kris Walski Jon Geeting Mike Lydon Lindsey Scannapieco

Will you come?