In Vilnius, Lithuania, a creative solution called "mobile courtyards" has breathed life back into neighborhoods hit by the pandemic's quietude. These charming urban oases, featuring shelters, benches, plants, and more, transformed mundane streets into vibrant community hubs. Residents flocked to these cozy spaces, fostering a sense of belonging and community spirit. Now, having fulfilled their mission, they are set to embark on a new journey to rejuvenate other parts of the city. Vilnius City Municipality, led by Rūta Matonienė, recognizes the importance of resident input, ensuring the courtyards find their next homes with community consultation. The success of these mobile courtyards showcases the power of simple, adaptable solutions to uplift neighborhoods and create focal points for connection and joy.

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