Mission

Territory provides skill-building programs in urban design and community-engaged planning for Chicago teenagers who want to make their neighborhoods stronger. With these tools young people are building welcoming public spaces where they live, and advocating for more equitable public spaces for teens across the city.

Programs for Young People

THINK-MAKE-SHARE

A hands-on introduction to "Design Thinking" for ages middle school to adults.…

TERRITORY URBAN DESIGN TEAM

An introduction to urban design, public art, community engagement, and teamwork through…

DESIGN-BUILD-LEAD

Studio and civic leadership internship for ages 16 and up  
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