Arts, Culture and Transportation: A Creative Placemaking Field Scan

September 2017

By: Ben Stone, Smart Growth America

Creative Placemaking

This report identifies how arts and culture can impact transportation planning. It presents several transportation challenges, then proposes how arts and culture can contribute to solutions related to transportation. Proposed benefits of incorporating creative placemaking in transportation include developing projects with greater community support, increasing safety by using creative methods, and organizing transportation advocates.