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Legacy City Preservation: A National Conversation on Innovation + Practice (Newark, NJ 6-8:30pm, Dec 8, 2015)
Join us for Legacy City Preservation: A National Conversation on Innovation + Practice, a free public event showcasing exciting new approaches to preservation in legacy cities to align with the launch of the game-changing Action Agenda for Historic Preservation in Legacy Cities.
Come have a casual drink with others working on innovations in urban sustainability and connected technology in NYC.
On December 9th, from 7:30pm - 9:30pm, at the Van Alen Institute, a conversation will be held on sudden shifts in urban population.
Rust Belt cities struggle to repurpose vacant land and adapt the delivery of fundamental services, and cities like Mumbai and Lagos sprawl ever outward with dense informal communities: In both cases, adapting to sudden population change presents a massive challenge. How can city infrastructure and policy keep pace with the dramatic shifts brought on by rapid growth and decline?
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