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Knight cities join national effort to reimagine public spaces for stronger communities

In a nation emerging from a pandemic, Reimagining the Civic Commons responds to a growing need for revitalized civic assets.

Knight cities join national effort to reimagine public spaces for stronger communities

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Join us for a deep-dive on the role of public space in society and rebuilding our cities after COVID-19.

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VISION is a weekly conversation about the trends, ideas and disruptions changing the face of our democracy.

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Community Ties: Understanding what attaches people to the place where they live

Community Ties: Understanding what attaches people to the place where they live

WHAT WE FUND

Knight Foundation is a national foundation with strong local roots. We invest in journalism, in the arts, and in the success of cities where brothers John S. and James L. Knight once published newspapers. Our goal is to foster informed and engaged communities, which we believe are essential for a healthy democracy.

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Building a sustainable future for local news
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Communities

Supporting equitable, inclusive engagement
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Arts

Connecting people to place and each other
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The Knight Research Network

How can our democracy remain informed when the analog mechanisms that protected society’s information flows are showing evident signs of strain in the digital age? There is more information – and access to information – than any time in history, but the trusted institutions and information gatekeepers of the past are no longer able to […]

January 14, 2020
The Knight Research Network

ABOUT KNIGHT FOUNDATION

Knight Foundation is a national foundation with strong local roots. We invest in journalism, in the arts, and in the success of cities where brothers John S. and James L. Knight once published newspapers. Our goal is to foster informed and engaged communities, which we believe are essential for a healthy democracy.

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