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Reclaiming the Public Realm: How Can Design Improve Our Streets, Sidewalks, and Cities?

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.

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As our cities grow and demand on our public spaces increases, it is increasingly important that we maximize the use of these spaces, including parks, streets, and sidewalks. This panel will discuss the benefits, challenges, and opportunities in transforming urban public spaces through creative design, programming, and partnerships.

Speakers

  • Janette Sadik-Khan, Principal for Transportation at Bloomberg Associates and author of Streetfight: Handbook for an Urban Revolution
  • Mitchell J. Silver, FAICP, Commissioner, NYC Parks

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Location

The Kaufmann Theater at the American Museum of Natural History in Theodore Roosevelt Park
West 77st Street between Central Park West and Columbus Ave.
Manhattan
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Community Outreach

Contact Number

(212) 360-8217

Contact Email

scott.ritter@parks.nyc.gov

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