Home Run: Reinventing a Sports Icon—Turner Field Stadium Neighborhoods LCI

APA Georgia Chapter

#9134585

Friday, September 29, 2017
9 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. CDT

CM | 1.25

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Overview

What happens when a major sports franchise leaves Downtown for the suburbs? How can apparent conflict between developers, a major academic institution and the community be resolved through creative planning? This session tells the story of the recent Turner Field Stadium Neighborhoods LCI.

Speakers

John Skach

John Skach is a senior designer and manager with Perkins+Will’s urban design team in Atlanta. With more than 25 years of experience as a practicing architect, city planner and urban designer, John serves as a mentor to the team and a leading voice for inclusive planning for the ... Read More

Audrey Plummer

Audrey Plummer is a practicing architect, city planner and urban designer. She has worked on a variety of urban design and planning projects, both nationally and internationally. She has experience in planning and design on many medium and large scale projects including research parks, medical districts and innovation districts. Her ... Read More

Jessica Lavandier

Jessica Lavandier is the Assistant Director of the Strategic Planning Division in the City of Atlanta Office of Zoning and Development in the Department of Planning and Community Development. She is responsible for the development of the Comprehensive Development Plan, community plans, the Future Land Use Map, Livable Centers Initiative ... Read More

Contact Info

Elizabeth Trombetta, elizabeth.trombetta@gmail.com