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Thu 02.09.2012

Miami21 New Zoning: New Lessons for New York?

AIA CES: 1.5 LUs | 1.5 HSW AICP CM: 2.0 Credits

When: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9

Where: At The Center   

Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk FAIA will present the form-based code Miami21, which won the American Planning Association's 2011 National Planning Excellence Award. The APA praised the city's "groundbreaking" new zoning code for paying ``particular attention to interaction between the public and private realms, especially to encourage walkable and vibrant streetscapes."
Miami21, prepared by Duany Plater-Zyberk in conjunction with the City of Miami, is one of the few new city-wide zoning codes (as opposed to ongoing revisions) completed in the last decade and the first city-wide form-based code for a major American city.  Miami21 replaced "antiquated" zoning, said the Miami Herald, which had  "encouraged haphazard, overscale development and fostered an urban environment that favored autos over pedestrians."

Jerilyn Perine, Executive Director, Citizens Housing & Planning Council
Michael Kwartler FAIA, Michael Kwartler & Associates, planning & zoning consultant
Ray Gastil AICP, GastilWorks, former Planning Director, Seattle/ Borough of Manhattan

Ernie Hutton FAICP Assoc AIA, Hutton Associates Inc.

$10 for Members of organizing groups (see below)
$20 for Non-Members
We are no longer accepting online ticket purchases
Some seats may be available at the door

This event is organized by The AIANY Planning and Urban Design Committee, CNU New York, CHPC, and NY Metro Chapter APA



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