Here LA will be at the California APA conference, September 23 - 26 in Sacramento. Come say hi at our panel as Here LA's Amber Hawkes, AICP talks about creative open space and parks planning strategies:
"Lean, Green, Park Planning Machine: Strategies for More Equitable Parks and Open Spaces"
How can cities equitably plan for parks and park systems that serve the needs of all residents? This session will explore ways in which park planning professionals, representing a diversity of expertise, have aligned community needs and desires with innovative funding and design strategies to achieve more impactful open spaces.
Moderator: Connie Chung, Director, HR&A Advisors, Inc.
Speakers: Eduardo Santana, Executive Director, Pershing Square Renew; Pauline Louie, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco; Amber Hawkes, AICP, Co-Director, Here Design Studio (Here LA); Scott Jordan, ASLA, Principal, Civitas, Inc. CM | 1.5