San Francisco

The Tea Party, Property Rights and the Backlash to Planning

12:30 p.m. | Thursday, November 13, 2014

Image courtesy of Flickr user Steve Boland

Planning is facing a growing national backlash. In the Bay Area, many activists across the political spectrum opposed Plan Bay Area. And the last few years have seen proposed legislation to block sustainability planning introduced in half of the states in the U.S. What is driving this phenomenon? Come learn more about these trends and their implications for the field of planningCo-sponsored by the Northern Section of the APA California Chapter. AICP CM credits pending.​

+ Karen Frick / UC Berkeley

Location

SPUR Urban Center
654 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105-4015
Phone: 415.781.8726

Admission

Free to SPUR and APA members
$10 for non-members
Okay to bring lunch

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