Kate Moon is a Community Developer for Halifax Regional Municipality with a background in community art and education. Since 2011 she has been leading Neighbourhood Placemaking, a program that teaches neighbourhood residents about how to lead placemaking projects. After her cross Canada trip interviewing community placemakers Kate loves any excuse to talk and teach about placemaking.
Learn about the joys, strategies, struggles and successes of helping mobilize community members to lead and participate in placemaking projects on a neighbourhood level. We will dive deep into the approach and learnings from HRMs Neighbourhood Placemaking program and take a peek at examples from across the country.