PLANITORIUM “Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.” Andrew Carnegie
The “My City” process described in the preceding chapters does not require a Planitorium anymore than reading requires a library. What a library has done for reading in a city, a Planitorium does for planning, helping increase literacy and a bringing a more enduring commitment and greater passion for envisioning the future. This chapter describes the rationale, spaces, ingredients, actions and benefits of this incubator space for the early visioning stages of planning.
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"My City" tells the story of Pasadena’s City Beautiful Movement and the century that followed, exploring how this proven approach can be rev...