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Ron Yearwood

Assistant Director, Nashville Civic Design Center in Nashville United States

Ron is a Nashville native, urban designer with degrees in both architecture + urban design. He coordinates the NCDC's Young Urbanists group, PARK(ing) Day Nashville and enjoys urban farming in his community garden. He has a passion for creating and envisioning a more livable, better connected and healthier city.

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Sick, Sad Nashville

BY RON YEARWOOD
@ VOL 11 ON FEB 19, 2014

Urban designer Ron Yearwood presents the less glamorous parts of Nashville and the negative impacts of poorly designed infrastructure and sprawl. He emphasizes the importance of incorporating crosswalks at busy intersections, and explains that effecting change takes community involvement and participation. 

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Cities of Service in Nashville

BY LAUREL CREECH
@ VOL 12 ON MAY 07, 2014

Laurel Creech, Chief Service Officer of the Mayor's Office, speaks about Cities of Service, started by 19 different Mayors across the United States, including Mayor Karl Dean. Specifically describes Nashville's flood recovery efforts through programs such as Impact Nashville, the Mayor's Workplace Challenge, and Neighborhood Challenge.

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The Chicago River's Floating Garden

BY BRAM BARTH
@ VOL 12 ON MAY 07, 2014

Bram Barth, Landscape Architect at Lose & Associates, explains the floating gardens project in the Chicago River. This simulateneously creates more green space in the city, while improving the quality and image of the river.

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MPACK Photography

BY RON YEARWOOD
@ VOL 16 ON JUL 22, 2015

Ron Yearwood share about events photography, headshots, and more.

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Public Space

BY RON YEARWOOD
@ VOL 16 ON JUL 22, 2015

Ron Yearwood shares about the publish spaces of Nashville. 

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I Saw the Sign

BY RON YEARWOOD
@ VOL 17 ON NOV 06, 2015

Hand painting signs all over nashville 

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Solar Village

BY RON YEARWOOD
@ VOL 22 ON NOV 16, 2016

A journey to Ethopia!

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onec1ty

BY RON YEARWOOD
@ VOL 22 ON NOV 16, 2016

A look at The onec1ty campus in Nashville, TN

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OZ Arts

BY RON YEARWOOD
@ VOL 25 ON JUL 21, 2017

Ron Yearwood shares what happens at OZ Arts in Nashville.

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Prison Art

BY RON YEARWOOD
@ VOL 25 ON JUL 21, 2017

Ron Yearwood presents the art work of Nashville prisoners.

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Nashville Innovation Project

BY RON YEARWOOD
@ VOL 27 ON FEB 22, 2018

Ron Yearwood talks about building a diverse network of tech in a Nashville "Innovation District".

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Preview of National Museum of African American Music

BY RON YEARWOOD
@ VOL 26 ON OCT 18, 2017

Beecher Hicks, III - A look at the future of the National Museum of African American Music in downtown Nashville

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Jessica Lamb

BY RON YEARWOOD
@ VOL 26 ON OCT 18, 2017

A Nashville singer songwriter's (Jessica Lamb) perspective on music in space.

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Innovation In Music

BY RON YEARWOOD
@ VOL 26 ON OCT 18, 2017

Nate Dickinson - A look at advancements in music technology.

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How Sound Comes From Microphones

BY RON YEARWOOD
@ VOL 26 ON OCT 18, 2017

Will Kienzle - An audio engineer's look at microphones

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Color in Crayons

BY RON YEARWOOD
@ VOL 28 ON MAY 24, 2018

Ron Yearwood presents to the viewers the works of Herb Williams.

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PAST VOL 22

Nashville @ oneC1TY
Nov 16, 2016

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PAST VOL 11

Nashville @ Neuhoff Complex
Feb 19, 2014

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PAST VOL 10

Nashville @ The Building - East Nashville
Mar 27, 2013