Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

City of Wilson, N.C.

Wilson, N.C.
$500,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2012

The city of Wilson is pursuing a comprehensive strategy to develop its downtown and is leveraging the unique asset of native artist Vollis Simpson, creator of kinetic, wind-powered, large-scale sculptures. This grant supports a public-private effort to create the Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park.