NPC17 Program: 2017 National Planning Conference

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Saturday, May 6, 2017
Saturday, May 6, 2017 | 10:45 a.m.
CM | 1.25
Saturday, May 6 | 10:45 a.m. - noon Location: Hall 1A10 (Javits Convention Center)
Activity Type: Sessions & Discussions
NPC Topic: Urban Design

The dense urbanism of New York or the New Urbanist approach usually associated with traditional small towns—what are the pros and cons of each? Listen in as experts engage in a (mock) debate between these two approaches to planning and urban design.

Monday, May 8, 2017
Monday, May 8, 2017 | 1:30 p.m.
Regular $45.00
CM | 4

A tour of Williamsburg and Greenpoint waterfront neighborhoods reveals in-process transformations of once-industrial areas to thriving centers of hipster cool. Projects spanning the last 15 years demonstrate changing strategies and approaches to public space, integration of uses, and development catalysts.