Like many cities across the United States, Houston is challenged to develop strategies to rein in the problems associated with sprawling growth. This two-part civic forum will address the problems, strategies, and aspirations Houston has as it continues to reshape its built environment to increase walkability, accessibility, and greater overall mobility.
Wednesday, August 20
Discussion will focus around the topics of development, public health, social impact, economic opportunity, and ecological considerations in relation to the role of walkable communities.
HOW TO WALK
Wednesday, August 27
Discussion will focus on the topics of transportation/mobility, development obstacles, cross-agency/public-private partnerships, and planning in relation to the implementation of design.