1. Downtown Springfield features urban designs created by UMass students

    Downtown Springfield features urban designs created by UMass students

    Students from the University of Massachusetts Graduate Urban Design Studio have staged six installations throughout downtown Springfield all using tactical urbanism, an emergent form of urban design that looks at new ways to enliven cities with temporary interventions that are inexpensive and easy to install, according to Frank Sleegers and Michael Di Pasquale, urban design professors at University of Massachusetts Amherst.

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    1. The wonderful thing about Springfield is that the space is there, all we need to do is use it.
    2. My tactical intervention utilizes ribbons to form a vibrant ribbon curtain in Market Place
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