The Neighborland

Make your neighborhood better.


#UNPlaza Friday Night Market

San Francisco Public Works and the Market Street Association announce a new Night Market at United Nations Plaza every Friday from…


#HomelessToHacker

Marc Roth & The Learning Shelter in San Francisco


Ideas City at the New Museum

Neighborland on the Lower East Side


New Museum IDEAS CITY StreetFest in NYC


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5 Open Source Ruby Projects from Neighborland


We have open sourced five new ruby projects. These libraries are general-purpose web tools usable…


DIY Projects on Neighborland

Case Study: Lowell, Massachusetts


DIY Projects

Case Study: Lowell, Massachusetts


Bike Data


From 2000 to 2010, there has been a 39% increase in Americans riding a bike to work.


Community


At Neighborland, we believe in experiential learning. Often, the best way to determine whether an idea is good or not is to go ahead and test it. Over the next couple of weeks, we’ll…


De-Pave


At Neighborland, we believe in experiential learning. Often, the best way to determine whether an idea is good or not is to go ahead and test it. Here are three projects that are using…


We heard you Memphis


We were so impressed with the passion of the Memphis community that we decided to take a road trip to meet our new neighbors.


Civic Hackathon


Civic hackathons help communities build strong ties between local tech talent and the countless organizations and individuals that work daily to make the city a better place…


Vacancy


Some of the most popular ideas on Neighborland are about blight and vacancy. Why do people care about the vacant lots and buildings in their neighborhood? To an extent, it’s intuitive…


Guerrilla Gardening


From September 22rd until November 1st, the National Gardening Association is challenging Memphis to show community support for a community greening project.


Nola Transit

An interview with Joel Carranza, Software and Mobile Application Developer


You developed the NOLA Transit App. How did you get involved with this


Walk


“Above all, do not lose your desire to walk. Every day I walk myself into a state of well-being and walk away from every illness. I have walked myself into my best thoughts.” - Søren Kierkegaard


Action


“Vision without action is merely a dream. Action without vision just passes the time. Vision with action can change the world.” - Joel Barker


Questions


“Asked together: What do you need? What do you want? How can I help? Those three questions are about all you really need.” - John Lilly


Awake


“Our very survival depends on our ability to stay awake, to adjust to new ideas, to remain vigilant, and to face the challenge of change.” - Martin Luther King Jr.


Wander


“Exploration is in our nature. We began as wanderers, and we are wanderers still.” - Carl Sagan

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