Mobile Workshop #19 - Woodland: The Hidden Gem of the Valley

APA California Chapter

#9133058

Monday, September 25, 2017, 1 p.m.
Monday, September 25, 2017, 5 p.m. PDT

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Overview

This bus and walking tour will provide tools utilized by the City of Woodland for effective revitalization of a historic downtown while stimulating economic development.  You will be touring several successful historic buildings which have been restored bringing sustainable economic growth to the downtown as well as learn as new projects underway including a boutique hotel.  The latest restoration project involved restoring a historic theater while expanding into a ten screen cinema to make it sustainable.  Participants will also learn how sustainable energy practices and the City’s  Climate Action Plan have resulted in major community energy saving projects included conversion of a downtown parking lot into a solar energy producing project.  There will also be a tour of the first zero-net energy affordable housing project in the nation.

Speakers

Ken Hiatt

Ken Hiatt serves as the Assistant City Manager of Community and Economic Development for the City of Woodland. Ken is a Yolo County native. He grew up in Davis and graduated from UC Davis with degree in Landscape Architecture and Environmental Policy Analysis and Planning. He was hired in 2013 ... Read More

Contact Info

Hanson Hom, hansonapa@gmail.com