Adapting to Growth and Limits in Black Rock City

Every year, more camps request placement in Black Rock City. Here's to another great year of shenanigans! But BRC does not have unlimited space; placing a growing number of camps presents challenges. This Journal post by Associate Director of City Planning Bryant 'Level' Tan illustrates the city's growth, and outlines how Placement is adapting (while still nurturing wild interactivity). Curious to learn more? Join the Camp Symposium on Saturday, March 16. And listen to Level's Burning Man LIVE interview.


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