September 27, 2015 - No Comments!

8 INNOVATIVE URBAN SOLUTIONS FROM KNIGHT CITIES CHALLENGE – FORBES MAGAZINE

Every year, Knight Foundation awards creative solutions for urban challenges.  The ideas come from architects, city planners, and everyday folks. A mix of winners receive funding to get their ideas off the ground.  Today, the Foundation announced 32 more winners, amounting to $5 million in grants.

All the winning projects focus on one or more of three drivers of city success, according to Knight:

  1. Talent: Ideas that help cities attract and keep the best and brightest.
  2. Opportunity: Ideas that create economic prospects and break down divides.
  3. Engagement: Ideas that spur connection and civic involvement.

To read the full article go to Forbes: http://onforb.es/1PzY9Nd