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GovPorch logoWinner of KaBOOM!'s Play Everywhere Challenge​​

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the gulfport is the new front court for
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the city of charlotte the gulfport is
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the opportunity for us to build our
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neighborhood and community with a fun
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vibrant exciting project so things like
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corn hole ping pong basketball even
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board games too much more relaxing
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things you can do with your family like
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story time check out a library book even
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listen to live music there are also many
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tables and chairs where parents can
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relax Wi-Fi people can work our rooms
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are just the opportunity for citizens
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and residents to see this as a fun place
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government could be fun it could be
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engaging it could be interesting they
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could be a place where you don't have to
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worry this is easy a place where people
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can actually relax engage with one
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another in a different context come to
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teleport this free and enjoy the new
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exciting vibrancy to the city has to
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offer

Put​ting play back into public spaces

​GovPorch will reimagine the Charlotte Mecklenburg Government Center Plaza as fun, where kids and their families​​, as well as people of all ages and abilities, want to spend time and exercise their active minds, bodies and souls with playful interventions.

GovPorch will be open from mid-March to mid-June 2017. Please check back for more information on programs and how you can get involved! If you have questions, contact Monica Holmes at monica.holmes@charlottenc.gov​​.​​​​​

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Contact Monica Holmes at monica.holmes@charlottenc.gov


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