Imagine Canal Park is a new initiative with the goal to make that area a spot for residents and not just tourists.
In June, Duluth received a grant from the Knight Foundation to look at ways to further engage and create a common public space for residents to increase social interaction and connect with their city.
The goals are to:
- To increase usage of Canal Park year-round.
- To determine the best activities and programming that help to connect citizens of different backgrounds.
- To create common pedestrian oriented gathering spaces that build social capital and connections between people.
The city has set a series of public events and input sessions planned for this week. Fox 21