Chicago, IL (USA) – NeighborSpace

445 N Sacramento Blvd #204, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
445 N Sacramento Blvd #204, Chicago, IL 60612, USA

Project: Neighborspace

Country: US

Area (UN): Northern America

Area (aggreg): Northern America

City Size: Big (2.7 million residents)

Case Size: 5 staff, 7 directors (2 ex officio directors) and 4 others on the board, 115 land plots, grows by 3-5 plots each year

Year:  1996

Genesis:  Three government offices (The City of Chicago, the Chicago Park District, and the Forest Preserve District of Cook County)

Catchment Area: City of Chicago / City Wide Policy

Issue: Urban Public Space / Ensuring access to open urban space

Public Resources Invested: 80% of the budget comes from public funds

Private Resources: 20% comes from private donations (foundations and philanthropists, see a list here)

Urban Co-Governance: Strong

Enabling State: Strong

Poolism: Strong

Experimentalism: Strong

Tech: N/A (Weak?)

Type: Case Study

Data sheet on Coll City: Yes

Upload: Yes

Interview: Yes

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Project Details

Added: 8.06.18