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E-M:/ June 13 Grand Rapids Conference: "Places, Streets, & Community"
- Subject: E-M:/ June 13 Grand Rapids Conference: "Places, Streets, & Community"
- From: Kelly Thayer <email@example.com>
- Date: Wed, 04 Apr 2001 16:21:46 -0400
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- Reply-To: Kelly Thayer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
April 4, 2001
From: Kelly Thayer, Michigan Land Use Institute
June 13 Grand Rapids Conference: "Places, Streets,
The Grand Valley Metro Council, the regional planning body for
metropolitan Grand Rapids, on June 13 is sponsoring its annual conference
on transportation and community.
The session topics suggest a thoughtful discussion of how to design
streets and the overall transportation system to enhance the quality of
life in Michigan's communities.
8th Annual Growing Communities Conference
"Places, Streets, & Community"
Streets throughout the world are places of vibrant public life
and the centers of communities and neighborhoods. This conference
introduces innovations in street design as a way of growing better
Wednesday, June 13, 2001
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Amway Grand Plaza Hotel
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Visit Here For Registration Brochure/Form:
"Streets as the Centers of Community Life"
Presented by Michael Freedman
Freedman Tung & Bottomley Urban Design
"Main Street as a Meeting Hall, Market and as a State Highway"
Laurence Qamar AIA
Lennetz, Coyle & Associates, Architects and Town Planners
"Residential Streets-Narrow or Wide, Fast or Slow, For People or
Peter Swift, PE, Swift and Associates, Inc
"Too Many Thoroughfares; To Few Neighborhoods? The Street
Rick Hall, PE; Transportation Task Force
Congress for New Urbanism
"Deciding About Streets –Traffic, Walkability, Beauty
New Standards and Policies -- Who Gets to Decide"Seppo Sillan,
Camille Crichton-Sumners, New Jersey Department of Transportation
After May 29, 2001 $55.00/PP
Send Check along with registration form to:
Grand Valley Metro Council
Attn: Priscilla Martin
40 Pearl Street NW, Suite 410
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
For more information: Phone: 616-776-7608 | Fax: 616-774-9292
Email: email@example.com | www.gvmc.org
40 Pearl Street, N.W. Suite 410, Grand Rapids, Michigan
Telephone: (616) 776-3876 | Fax: (616) 774-9292
General Information: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr. Kelly Thayer
Transportation Project Coordinator
Michigan Land Use Institute
P.O. Box 228
845 Michigan Ave.
Benzonia, MI 49616