The prevention component aims to improve understanding of the phenomenon of tags and graffiti among residents and to promote graffiti that is respectful of public and private property. Its objective is to inform, increase awareness and encourage graffiti as an urban art form.
Objective no. 1: Inform the public and young people about the tags and graffiti prevention and support program by continuously reviewing and assessing the phenomenon in Gatineau.
Objective no. 2: Make residents and young people aware of the program's benefits by validating legal graffiti.Objective no. 3: Promote graffiti as an urban art form.
Gatineau is the fourth largest city in the province of Quebec with close to 285,000 inhabitants.