Build Maine – Scott Doyon
Friday, June 9, 2017
2 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. EDT
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No quantity of road widening or crosswalk subtraction is ever going to make congestion go away. Scott Doyon will discuss the business of making a great neighborhood, and making places, where we can accommodate all modes. This keynote speech will address the need for our urban municipalities to rethink urban street and center design to accommodate the human versus the automobile. Scott will highlight how all practitioners can make simple changes to their design strategies and communications approach to accommodate all stakeholders—and show how it works.
1. Develop a greater understanding for how the profession of civil engineering fits within the context of building high quality places that attract people.
2. Understand some of the criteria that make a street great vs mediocre for human use.
3. Be able to pursue community-driven public process to enable long-term change.
Scott DoyonPrincipal, Storyteller PlaceMakers, LLC
Misty Parker, email@example.com