Wicked Awesome Areas accepting programs for up coming round of jobs

WCP recipient: Fiber Optic Center & NB Historical Society; Jazz Wall Mural by artist Kat Knutsen

NEW BEDFORD — Murals, new music, moments and substantially far more have outlined New Bedford Artistic since its inception in 2018. On streets in each neighborhood, the impact of New Bedford’s merchants of the creativity have aided redefine and unite the city. That work is additional important now than at any time — and will persevere in the year ahead.

Margo Saulnier, the City of New Bedford’s Imaginative Strategist, introduced that the artistic placemaking plan Wicked Amazing Places is now accepting apps for its future round of initiatives. The deadline for purposes is Dec. 1, 2020.

“Creative placemaking has in no way been as essential as it is now,” Saulnier mentioned in a push release. “As we go on to alter to lifestyle throughout a pandemic, placemaking allows ensure that we continue to be connected as a group. Wicked Interesting Spots will make that achievable in participating and meaningful approaches for all of us.”