In this remarkable challenge to conventional thinking about the environment, David Owen offers an invaluable environmental template for a global population that is growing as natural resources shrink.Green Metropolis will change the way people think about the environment.
The City Planner Book Club is pleased to announce its latest book selection – Triumph of the City. Join us on June 26 at Zeppelin Hall in Jersey City at 6:30PM for our next great discussion!
The next City Planner Book Club Meetup will be on Wednesday, March 26 at The Daily in NYC! Charles Montgomery’s Happy City will revolutionize the way we think about urban life. Join us for a good read and great discussion.
The City Planner Book Club is happy to announce the selection of its latest book – Walkable City by Jeff Speck. The next meet-up will be on Thursday, March 21 in Jersey City. Please join us!
The next City Planner Book Club meetup will be at a TBD location in New Jersey in late September. The book for the upcoming quarter will be “Crabgrass Frontier: The Suburbanization of the United States”.
The first meet-up for the City Planner Book Club will be on Thursday, June 28 from 6pm to 7:30. The location will be Burp Castle in NYC. For more information on this venue, please see below. Our respective Chapters, (APA-NJ and APA-NY Metro) will be advertising these meet-ups shortly via web blasts to general membership.
Although millions of people in the United States love to ride bicycles for exercise or leisure, statistics show that only 1 per cent of the total U.S. population ride bicycles for transportation – and barely half as many use bikes to commute to work. In his original and exciting book, “One Less Car”, Zack Furness examines what it means historically, culturally, socioeconomically, and politically to be a bicycle transportation advocate/activist.