"Project for Public Spaces (PPS) is a nonprofit organization dedicated
to helping people create and sustain public places that build
Although they’re based in New York, their reach extends around the world. Their project areas include parks, public markets, squares and waterfronts just to name a few. Their site also provides and opportunity to nominate a great public space and invite PPS to help work on your space.
And these are big projects we’re talking about. In Michigan for instance, PPS is helping to diversify farmers markets and public markets. In Detroit proper, they are helping to develop an outreach plan for the Eastern Market.