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 usually meets at the A-Mill's Warehouse Community Room. Please contact the MHNA office any further questions: 612.623.7633 |

For details about our new Creative Placemaking Micro-Grant Program for 2019, please click HERE!

2019 Creative Placemaking Agendas

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