#82 Reshaping Suburbia - Case Studies

Number of presentations - 16, including:

Creating Healthy Suburban Neighborhoods: Freiburg, Germany (Slides) Sven von Ungern-Sternberg, former Freiburg Mayor and Governor, State of Süd-Baden, Freiburg, GERMANY

Proposal for Urban Regeneration of the Suburb ZEN, Palermo, Italy (Paper and Slides) Ettore Maria Mazzola, Professor of Traditional Urbanism, Architecture and Building Techniques, The University of Notre Dame School of Architecture, Rome, ITALY

Creating a Heart in a Suburban City: Carmel, IN (Paper, Slides and Audio) James Brainard, Mayor, City of Carmel, Carmel, IN

Building Healthy Suburban Neighborhoods: Salt Lake City (Paper and Audio) Ralph Becker, Mayor, City of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake City, UT

Life In Suburbia and its Implications on Children’s Use of Outdoors (Slides) Lamine Mahdjoubi, Ph.D., Faculty of the Built Environment, University of the West of England, Bristol, ENGLAND, UK

Achieving Twenty-Minute Neighborhoods in Portland (Slides) Susan Anderson, Director, Bureau of Planning and Sustainability, City of Portland, Portland, OR

Hillsboro: Urbanizing a Suburban Downtown (Slides) Dan Rutzick, Planner, City of Hillsboro, Hillsboro, OR

Reclaiming Suburbia: A Case Study of Historic Preservation in Northeast Baltimore City (Paper and Slides) Eric Holcomb, Baltimore City Planner, Baltimore City Commission for Historical and Architectural Preservation, and Lauren Schiszik, Baltimore City Planner, Baltimore City Commission for Historical and Architectural Preservation, Baltimore, MD

Retrofitting a Suburban Mall (Northtown Plaza) into a New Town Center (Paper and Slides) Hiro Hata, Associate Professor of Architecture in UD; University At Buffalo/SUNY, Buffalo, NY

The College of Corridor Knowledge – Reinventing Corridor Crossroads as Urban Centers (Paper and Slides) Gary Rogers Executive Director, City of Lauderdale Lakes, and Jonathan Allen, Community Redevelopment Agency, City of Lauderdale Lakes, Lauderdale Lakes, FL

Placebos and Medications: Mitigating the Contradiction between Suburbia and Sustainability Towards Healthy Communities (Paper) Alcestis Paraskevi Rodi, Assistant Professor of Urban Design and Planning, Department of Architecture, University of Patras, Athens, GREECE

Unique Character with Ordinary Fabric (Slides) Thomas Hubka, Professor Emeritus, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Portland, OR

Transforming Suburbia through the City General Plan (Paper and Slides) George G. Shaw, Director, Community Development South Jordan City Corporation, South Jordan, UT

Langley’s Public Realm Plan: “From Grey to Green” (Paper and Slides) Gayle Martin, Deputy Mayor, City of Langley, and Gerald Minchuk, City Manager, City of Langley, Langley, BC, CANADA

New Life for Old Plans: Reimagining America’s Most Well-known Planned City for the 21st Century (Paper and Slides) Jane Dembner, Director of Community Building and Sustainability, The Columbia Association, Columbia, MD

A Culture Sensitive Design Approach to Sustainable and Healthy New Town Development: Lessons Learned from a New Town Demonstration Project in China (Slides) Changshan Huang, Ph.D., AICP, ASLA, RLA, Harold Adams Endowed Interdisciplinary Professor Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning College of Architecture
Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

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