Getting Started

Interested in learning more about shared use? Welcome to the Shared Use Toolkit.

We have sorted through reports, researched best practices, and vetted the top resources to provide a comprehensive, easy-to-navigate guide to get you started.

Whether you are looking to see what others have done, are ready to open your gates, or want increase the impact of an existing project - this toolkit can help you find the answers to your questions, trouble shoot your challenges, and help unlock the opportunities in your community. 
Toolkit Roadmap1.
  1. PLAN
  2. OPEN
  3. SUSTAIN
Some of the most critical steps in a successful shared use initiative happen before the site is opened. Use this PLAN section below:

  1. Shared Use 101
  2. Who Are You
  3. Getting to Know Your Community
  4. Enlist your Partners
  5. Create a Vision
  6. Understand Liability
  7. Plan for Action