The East Scarborough Storefront: Community Design in Action

Written by: Steve

on Thursday, August 04, 2016

When we saw the pride on the face of Antenehe when he walked into the East Scarborough Storefront and saw the “KGO” tile pattern in the floor, we knew that there was traction to the Community. Design. Initiative.(CDI) This flooring pattern was an idea he had come up with at one of the many community design charrettes that have taken place at the East Scarborough Storefront over the last 7 years. To see their ideas actually come to fruition is one of the reasons why community members continue to show up and participate in the CDI, and why we as architects and designers continue to promote and facilitate community-engaged design. Read the story of the Community. Design. Initiative. here.

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