The Art of Street Design: Lecture by Victor Dover

APA Florida, San Felasco Section

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Wednesday, November 20, 2013
7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. EST

Gainesville, FL,

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Overview

This lecture by Victor Dover will be about his upcoming book "Street Design: The Secret to Great Cities and Towns". The presentation will be about the user-friendly street design manual that shows both how to design new streets and enhance existing ones. Examples of excellent streets, examining the elements that make them successful as well as how they were designed and created. Topics also include strategies for shaping space in the public right-of-way through correct building height to street width ratios, terminated vistas, landscaping, and street geometry.

Speakers

Victor Dover

Confirmed Speaker

Victor Dover is principal of Dover, Kohl & Partners and lives in Coral Gables, Florida. His practice focuses on the creation and restoration of real neighborhoods as the basis for sound communities. He is the immediate past national chair of the Congress for New Urbanism (CNU) and a Fellow if the ... Read More