This presentation will address the forces that influence the shape and form of our urban spaces, and key determinants to successful projects in central business districts.
Urban Planning & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
1) Attendees will gain an understanding of how existing urban context influences the types and sizes of projects that can be successfully developed within a central business district.
2) Attendees will gain an understanding of how pedestrian circulation, public transit, vehicular circulation and parking influence urban form.
3) Attendees will gain an understanding of how public open spaces, streetscape improvements, and festival sites enhance urban development in central business districts.
Mike Cooper, ASLA, Director of Planning & Development Services, Sioux Falls SD; Steven Jensen, PLA, AICP, Steven Jensen Consulting, Omaha NE; Derrick LaPoint, CEO, Downtown Moorhead, Inc.; Tim Solberg, AICP, Planning & Zoning Director, West Fargo ND
Nebraska-Dakotas Chapter ASLA