The Charrette Handbook
The Essential Guide for Accelerated, Collaborative Community Planning
A step-by-step guide to charrettes written by the experts at the National Charrette Institute
Published by APA Planners Press, 2006
Format: Paperback, 208 pp.
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Charrettes engage citizens in envisioning new possibilities for their communities. They foster the collaboration, creativity, and consensus necessary to define a vision shared by citizens, officials, developers, and other stakeholders.
The Charrette Handbook is a step-by-step guide to a successful charrette. Based on the NCI Charrette Planner certification training curriculum developed by the National Charrette Institute, the book offers practical tips on everything from pre-charrette preparations to project implementation. With handy charts and easy-to-follow examples, the handbook is an invaluable how-to manual for anyone organizing a charrette.