Suitability Analysis: New Tool to Promote Community Revitalization

APA Georgia Chapter


Wednesday, September 27, 2017
2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. CDT

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he session will explain how a GIS Suitability Analysis was used to identify housing and affordability redevelopment opportunities for Atlanta’s rapidly changing Westside neighborhoods. Presenters will discuss the application of the analysis and the lessons learned from two projects.


Steven Gonzales

Steven began his career at APD-Urban Planning and Management LLC in May of 2015. His responsibilities included assisting in all property acquisition efforts, researching additional funding mechanisms for local municipalities, and refining program guidelines for local housing implementation strategies and initiatives. As a Planning and Research Technician, Steven’s main ... Read More

Eduardo Rendon

I am a versatile planner with 12 years of experience performing within projects requiring various skill sets. I possess advanced practical and technical knowledge coupled with a passion for the environment and sustainable practices. I have solid experience working with urban planning, geodesign, geographic information systems, (GIS), remote sensing, and ... Read More

Glenda Krouse Matute, AICP

Glenda Matute, AICP Glenda Matute has eight (8) years of professional experience in the architecture and planning fields. Prior to APD-U, Glenda participated in architecture work in the City of San Pedro Sula, Honduras, on residential, mixed use and resort developments. As the Senior Planning Manager at APD-U, Glenda is ... Read More

Rodney Milton


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