Charrette Update: Day Three: Taking the Charrette to School

schoolOn Friday, May 3rd, the Charrette went to Pattengill Middle School, just off the Michigan Avenue / Grand River Avenue Corridor in Lansing. Students of two 5th grade classes joined design team members Amy Groves and Justin Falango in a mini-charrette held in their classroom. It was an opportunity to for kids to contribute ideas and engage in a Hands-On exercise similar to what adults had participated in on the opening day of the Charrette. First was a brief presentation, called “Why Plan?,” explaining how planning projects like the TCRPC Charrette allows a community to help determine what gets built in future, and what happens to projects before and after…

For the full summary of Day Three: Taking the Charrette to School, please click to see this PDF.

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