Placemaking hub

Placemaking Hub

Charlotte Placemaking Hub

The Charlotte Placemaking Hub is a one-stop-shop for public realm enhancement tools. It aggregates the tools available through Urban Design, CDOT, Housing & Neighborhood Services, and Engineering & Property Management. The Hub directs you to the program where specific processes, procedures and permitting necessary for communities and neighborhoods to enhance their streets and public spaces can be found.


Adopt-A-StreamStormwater Adopt-a-Stream
Stormwater Adopt-a-StreamIn page navigation
Adopt-A-StreetAdopt a Street
Adopt-A-StreetIn page navigation
Bicycle Parking Bicycle Parking
Bicycle parkingIn page navigation
Cabinet WrapsCabinet Wraps
Cabinet wrapsIn page navigation
Community GardensCommunity Gardens
Community gardensIn page navigation
Decorative SignageDecorative Signage
Decorative signageIn page navigation
Facade ImprovementsFacade Improvements
Facade improvementsIn page navigation
ParkletsIn page navigation
Paint the PavementPaint the Pavement
Paint the PavementIn page navigation
Sidewalk DiningSidewalk Dining
Sidewalk diningIn page navigation
Temporary EventsTemporary Events
Temporary eventsIn page navigation

​Placemaking Program: Calling All Artists

The City of Charlotte accepted qualifications from professional artists and teams for inclusion in a prequalified Artist Pool for the Placemaking Program. This pool will be used to match artists on a rolling basis with opportunities for public art throughout Charlotte. Twelve artists focusing on murals, paintings, glass, sculpture, sound, mosaics , digital renderings, and textiles were chosen for the pool.

For future opportunities for artists, please contact:

​Placemaking Grant

Thank you for your Placemaking Grant submissions! The City of Charlotte received over 75 applications for grants up to $10,000 for placemaking projects in celebration of the City’ 250th anniversary. The grants are part of City Manager Marcus Jones’ challenge to complete 250 projects during our 250th year. The submission period is now closed. We hope to award more placemaking grants next year, so please visit this page for more information.

For questions please contact:

Coming Soon!