Today’s Solutions: June 19, 2024

Mother works in kid-friendly work carrel next to infant in play area

This public library has the perfect desk for parents with small children

The staff at the Henrico County Public Library in Richmond, Virginia are paying close attention to the needs of their patrons, and thanks to them, a design weakness within their own walls has been identified and addressed. What’s the problem? The library catered to the surrounding community, Read More...

A nonprofit in Boston is turni

A nonprofit in Boston is turning vacant storefronts into pop-up communal spaces

When businesses stand empty in a neighborhood, the negative effects can be far-reaching. That’s why a nonprofit was created that turns vacant storefronts into pop-up communal spaces where people can come together without having to spend money. The nonprofit is called CultureHouse, and it was Read More...

Why public spaces are the safe

Why public spaces are the safest investment for secure cities

Architecture is powerful, and like nuclear energy, it all depends on how it is used. While it can create uninhabitable municipalities, it can also create safer cities that improve quality of Read More...