Creating policies for the provision of play in public spaces.
Playworkers are the transformative people behind this project. Youth participation in the environmental design of public places for play is powerful. And local, state, and federal policies send a message that this work is valued + can influence population-level change. Policies for Play are needed in the US + we're getting started here in Ithaca, New York.
Ithaca’s Mayor Svante Myrick proclaimed the City of Ithaca to be a “Free Range Kid City”