St. Catharines, ON L2R 3M2
This Science Café, hosted by Brock University’s Environmental Sustainability Research Centre (ESRC), will focus on urban planning.
- Dr. Pierre Filion, Professor, School of Planning, University of Waterloo
- Jo Flatt, Senior Project Manager, Evergreen Cityworks
- Brian Dick, Senior Policy Planner, Region of Niagara
Presentation: Promoting Recentralization in Metropolitan North America: Metropolitan Planning Proposals and their Transformative Potential.
The presentation considers the possibility of shifting U.S. and Canada metropolitan development patterns away from prevailing dispersed and automobile-oriented patterns. It explores the role planning can play in this regard.