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    • September 25, 2018 Reaction to If You Build It...
      Reaction to If You Build It... The always interesting Citylab writes recently about the redesign of Government Plaza in Charlotte (bordered by East Fourth and Third Streets).  Sadly, the redesign failed to attract patrons - our opinion is that it is too heavy on hardscape, and too light on character. The article points out that furniture choices -ungainly fixed metal fixtures- were not attractive and did not convince passersby to stay.
    • March 09, 2018 Consider the Trash Receptacle
      Consider the Trash Receptacle Since we must have them, our trash receptacles should do a few things for us. They should be durable, they should be practical, and, to the greatest extent possible, they should look good.
    • February 26, 2018 Do they Get Stolen?
      Do they Get Stolen? A negligible amount of your inventory provided you chose the right models - will be lost to theft, or as we used to say at Bryant Park “souvenir taking.”
    • January 18, 2018 One Patron, One Seat
      One Patron, One Seat

      While people are happy to transit through a park or plaza, and many don’t mind sitting on ledges and lawns, overall the number of people who can use your public space to stay in it is directly dependent on the number of seats that are offered.