Creative Placemaking


Chair: Michael Johnson

Mission Statement:

The Marcy-Holmes Creative Placemaking Committee’s goal is to

Leverage the full range of Marcy-Holmes’ creative community to help shape the physical, cultural and social character of the neighborhood and to promote positive changes.

This includes—but is not limited to—initiatives that:

  • identify, engage, promote and advocate for the broad creative community in Marcy-Holmes engage a full range of creative thinkers and doers—across disciplines, identities, ages and interests—to use innovative, collaborative problem-solving and to develop ingenious, thoughtful and practical solutions to community-based issues and opportunities.
  • help animate public and private spaces, rejuvenate structures and streetscapes, spur economic development and improve public safety and neighborhood livability
  • encourage partnerships among public, private, non-profit and community sectors
  • bring diverse people together to celebrate, inspire and be inspired by the neighborhood’s unique sense of place

This committee meets at different locations from month to month. Please contact the MHNA office for next meeting: 612.623.7633 |

2019 Creative Placemaking Agendas

For Creative Placemaking agendas before 2019, see our committee archive page.