Transforming America’s Cities: Creating a National Urban Policy
April 2nd, 2009, 8:31 pm
On Tuesday, April 21 at 6:30 pm, MAS will host a panel discussion on Transforming America’s Cities: Creating a National Urban Policy. Moderated by Vicki Been, director of NYU’s Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy, this panel featuring leading academics, policymakers, and practitioners will examine the implications for New York City and consider innovative solutions to create a more sustainable future in the metropolitan region. Additional panelists will include Christopher Jones, vice president for research at the Regional Plan Association, Toni Griffin, director of community development for the City of Newark, and Anthony Shorris, director of the Rudin Center for Transportation Policy and Management at NYU. $15, $10 MAS members. Purchase tickets online at www.mas.org or call 212 935 2075.