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Urban Activation Project

The Urban Activation project assists businesses with infrastructure to support the activation of places, improve community amenity and attract markets/events.

The Urban Activation Project identifies projects in the City of Marion that:

  • Enhances collaboration and partnerships for ongoing sustainable business growth
  • Creates destinations for visitors and local residents
  • Helps small businesses to thrive
  • Stimulates the visitor economy
  • Encourages evening and night time economy
  • Improves physical conditions and safety of place
  • Builds community capacity to activate the public realm and create an inclusive sense of place
  • Provides the opportunity for community art or commissioned public artworks
  • Supports the health of local residents who can walk and cycle to locally accessible cafes, shops and services
  • Improves the environment
  • Delivers Smart City solutions
  • Are innovative by nature.