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Parks that Reshape Cities
April 4, 2016 @ 1:15 pm - 2:45 pm
DVRPC – Main Conference Room
190 North Independence Mall West, 8th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Monday, April 4, 2016, 1:15 PM — 2:45 PM
A new breed of parks is boosting tourism and urban transformation. Explore the surprising benefits.
Parks have become an unexpected driver of both tourism and urban transformation. Learn about new approaches to urban parks, from reusing industrial sites to rethinking design and function. Hear about unexpected uses, economic benefits, and enticing ways to attract people to parks. Where do parks fit into the work of the planning commission? Find out in a program designed for commissioners as well as planners. Cosponsored by Lincoln Institute of Land Policy.
1.25 CM Credits