Oakland

Low Car(bon) Communities

6:00 p.m. | Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Image courtesy Sergio Ruiz

With an increasing awareness of the urgent need to reduce carbon emissions and a recognition of the social benefits of car-free and car-light living, more and more city planners, advocates and everyday urban dwellers are demanding new ways of building cities. The book Low Car(bon) Communities examines case studies from around the world that aim to explicitly reduce dependency on cars. Join us for a discussion of what they found.​

+ Nicole Foletta / author

 

Low Car(bon) Communities: Inspiring car-free and car-lite urban futures >>

Location

SPUR Oakland
1544 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: 510.827.1900

Admission

Free to the public

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