Session 4: Urbansim
2:15p-3:15p, rm. c

Grand Boulevard Initiative: A Vision for El Camino Real

Dr. Hancock, a leader in the Grand Boulevard Initiative, will discuss the progress of the program.  The vision of GBI is that the El Camino Real will achieve its full potential for residents to work, live, shop, and play, creating links between communities that promote walking and transit and an improved and meaningful quality of life


Learning Objectives Include:

1.    Review plans to target housing and job growth in strategic areas along the corridor

2.    Explore ways the GBI is encouraging compact mixed-use development and high-quality urban design and construction

3.    Discuss ways to pursue environmentally sustainable and economically viable development patterns and much more

4.    Encourage design that is compatible with or shares design elements with adjacent development and neighborhoods

 

Speaker spotlight:

Russell Hancock | President & Chief Executive Officer, Joint Venture Silicon Valley + Silicon Valley Institute for Regional Studies