Improving Tallahassee

since 2007

Community Projects

Art of the Box

The Art of the Box project transforms functional Utility and Traffic Control Boxes into works of art by local artists. The boxes provide ideal canvases to enhance streetscapes and promote a distinct sense of place among residents and visitors to the area.

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Community Projects

Southside Sense of Place

The KCCI Southside Sense of Place Project worked with the City of Tallahassee-Leon County Planning Department to execute the construction of a new street scape for Palmer Avenue, which resulted in approximately $750,000 in improvements. Palmer Avenue now serves as the model for future connector roads between South Monroe and South Adams.

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Community Projects

ELLAvate

EllaVate worked with neighbors around Lake Ella to make it a more attractive venue for locals. New swings, new signage and a new entrance were created.

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Community Projects

Cultivate Cascades

Cultivate Cascades conducted research on Cascades Park, successfully pushed for a more extensive amphitheater in Cascades Park, and partnered with local community partners to develop Discovery, a unique playscape for children.

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Greetings from Tallahassee
Press Releases

Greetings from Tallahassee

As part of the KCCI 2021 Community Catalyst project goal to create more public art and as part of KCCI’s role in Market District placemaking improvements, KCCI helped facilitate the creation of the new mural in the Market District.

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KCCI Increases Public Art at Nims
Articles

KCCI Increases Public Art at Nims

New artwork from the Knight Creative Communities Institute is now featured in R. Frank Nims Middle School, as part of the group’s push to create more public art. The principal at Nims, Dr. Benny Bolden, says the art brings life to campus.

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