Mobile Workshop 4: Downtown Brooklyn Rising
Friday, May 5, 2017
9 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. EDT
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Walking Tour of Downtown Brooklyn: Join us as the Downtown Brooklyn Partnership (DBP) presents the ongoing transformation of Downtown Brooklyn’s public sphere. The tour will begin with a presentation at the DBP’s offices, followed by a walking tour of completed place-making projects and the public space network. Participate in discussions about the success and challenges of public-private partnerships in expanding the area’s public space network and business and cultural opportunities.
An understanding of place-making at the local level in a dense urban setting.
A perspective on the use of public-private partnerships to achieve common goals among government, business, and not-for-profits
An appreciation of the economic development and rejuvenating effects of public space provision within transitioning urban areas
- A view how Planning has contributed to the vibrancy of New York’s “central” borough
Jonathan Carey, AICP
Joshua Schiffer, firstname.lastname@example.org