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Planning for Immigrant and Multi-Ethnic Communities (CM | 2.0)

June 22, 2012 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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The forum will feature:

Melissa Kim, Director, North 5th Street Revitalization Project
Philip Green, VISTA Volunteer, North 5th Street Revitalization Project
Stacey Chen, AICP, Associate, Interface Studio LLC
Mindy Watts, AICP, PP, Senior Associate, Interface Studio LLC

Key Learning Objectives
  1. To understand key concepts, trends and issues relating to immigration and their planning implications for U.S. cities and towns
  2. To become familiar with a variety of perspectives, strategies and tools for community planning and development in multi-ethnic contexts
Case Studies
  1. 5th Street Business District Plan in Olney, Philadelphia, PA
  2. Citywide Vision Plan, Suwanee, GA
  3. Neighborhood Plans, Eastern North Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA and Cramer Hill, Camden, NJ
By the end of this session, participants will have an understanding of:
  1. Key planning concepts and issues to consider when planning in immigrant and multi-ethnic contexts
  2. A range of planning approaches, skills and tactics to respond to these issues.

Details

Date:
June 22, 2012
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Venue

Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
33 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901 United States
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Organizer

APA NJ
Website:
http://njplanning.org/