San Francisco

Learning from NYC

12:30 p.m. | Monday, August 5, 2013

Image courtesy Flickr user LukeDaDuke

Colossal, magnificent and endlessly discoverable, New York City has held generations of urbanists in thrall. Come and hear the lessons learned from SPUR’s study trip to NYC, the city E.B. White called, “without any doubt the greatest human concentrate on earth, the poem whose magic is comprehensible to millions of permanent residents but whose full meaning will always remain elusive.

+ David Baker, David Baker + Partners Architects
+ Will Travis, SPUR Board of Directors
+ Tomiquia Moss, SPUR
+ Sarah Karlinsky, SPUR
+ Ben Grant, SPUR
+ Ratna Amin, SPUR


SPUR Urban Center
654 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105-4015
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Free to members
$10 for non-members
Okay to bring lunch

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