Chain link fence:

A self-imposed rusty barrier between neighbours.

Properties surrounded by chain link

look more like jailyards than homes.

Fences create feelings of isolation and detachment.

By taking them down, we encourage

a process of community-building.

(...and it's really fun)


The Downtown De-Fence Project is a volunteer service

offering free fence removal to any willing home owner. 





 Here's some of the work we've done so far!

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Chain link represents all that is wrong in this world. Fences discourage communication and collaboration.

A fence marks private property and silently says "my mom never taught me how to share."

A fence symbolises apathy towards community and public spaces, drawing a line of responsibility at the end of one's lawn.

Each time we take down a fence, we open up new spaces in our minds.


Contact us today to schedule your free fence removal:




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