Urban Activation Project

Applications now open for the Urban Activation Project

Urban Activation Screen

  • Do you think you need a place for people to sit?
  • Do you think your verge needs greening? 
  • Do you think you can create a destination for people? 

Then the Urban Activation Project is for you.

The project, worth $250,000, must provide infrastructure that supports the activation of places, improve community amenity, and attract markets / events. 

Examples of projects may include:

  • public art
  • community art
  • street furniture
  • lighting
  • community gardens
  • greenways
  • streetscapes
  • parklets
  • smart technology / smart city applications
  • environmental solutions
  • graffiti and crime prevention support
  • outdoor dining
  • bollards 

Applications close at 3pm on 30 November 2017 and must be made to business.marion@marion.sa.gov.au

Download an Expression of Interest form

View the project guidelines: Urban Activation Brochure(4810 kb).

 

Further information

Want more information or have questions? Come to one of our information sessions:

Urban Activation Project Information Sessions

  • Wednesday 27 September, 4.00 – 5.00pm, Cove Civic Centre. Book now.  
  • Tuesday 17 October 2017, 9.00 – 10.00am, Cove Civic Centre. Book now.
  • Thursday 19 October, 4.00 - 5.00pm, COMmunity Pod @ Tonsley. Book now
  • Monday 13 November, 9.00 – 10.00am, Cove Civic Centre. Book now.
  • Thursday 23 November, 2.30 - 3.30pm, COMmunity Pod @ Tonsley. Book now.

How to activate Public Spaces

  • Thursday 14 September, 5.00 - 6.30pm, COMmunity Pod @ Tonsley. Book now
  • Tuesday 31 October, 9.30 – 11.00 am, Cove Civic Centre. Book now

Art in Public Place and other Creative Infrastructure 

  • Monday 11 September, 9.30 - 10.30am, Cove Civic Centre. Book now.
  • Thursday 2 November, 4.30 - 5.30pm, COMmunity Pod @ Tonsley. Book now