How can design contribute to changing a neighborhood for the better? In 2010, we started Neighborhood Labs, a research project with a focus on design for social sustainability and as a framework for citizen empowerment. We started by looking at it through the lens of design researchers, addressing questions about sharing, knowledge exchange, and the role of design.
Hang out with your neighbors on the last Saturday of April (a day we're calling "Neighborday"). Click here to say you'll Do It, and we'll send you GOOD's Neighborday Survival Guide and a bunch of other fun stuff.