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    America Walks Public Lecture and Q&A

    January 8th, 2013
    by admin

    Retrofitting Suburban Spaces into Lively Places: Creating Neighborhoods and Districts We Love: Ellen Dunham-Jones, Professor of Architecture and Urban Design, Georgia Tech School of Architecture Ellen Dunham-Jones, an award-winning architect, author and professor will share a lecture on opportunities to redevelop low-density areas. Hear how strip malls, office parks and cul-de-sac subdivisions can become new downtowns, transit-oriented community centers and wetlands.You’ll have the opportunity to share how some of Austin’s gateways can be better designed to create community in an open-house following the lecture. Want to preview Ellen’s message? Watch her TED Talks session http://www.ted.com/talks/ellen_dunham_jones_retrofitting_suburbia.html

     

    Thursday evening, May 2, Time & location TBD

    Public lecture, Q&A Session

    America Walks

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