San Jose

Transforming Suburbia

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

Image courtesy of Flickr user futureatlas.com

 

Retooling environments developed around the automobile for a more people-friendly and sustainable future is a pressing need. It comes, however, with formidable challenges. Three practitioners who've gotten it done explore the ins and outs of transforming suburbia, from street design to retail leasing to financing strategies.

+ Rick Williams / VanMeter, Williams and Pollack
Janice Thacher / Wilson Meany
John Ellis / Mithun | Solomon

Co-sponsored by the Northern Section of the APA California Chapter. AICP CM credits pending.

Location

SPUR San Jose
76 South First Street
San Jose, CA 95113
Phone: 408.638.0083

Admission

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

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