August 27, 2019
PlaceMaking is a multi-faceted approach to the planning, design, and management of public spaces, which capitalizes on a local community's assets, inspiration, and potential, with the intention of creating public spaces that promote people's health, happiness, and well-being.
- Date: August 27, 2019 from 9 A.M. to 3 P.M.
- Location: Bottling Plant Event Center - 614 N. Railroad Ave, Opelika, AL 36801
- Price: $75
|9:00 A.M.||Check in and morning coffee|
Pam Powers-Smith, President, Opelika Chamber of Commerce
Robyn Bridges, Vice President & PR Director, Auburn & Opelika Tourism Bureau
Leigh Krehling, Community Relations Officer, City of Opelika
|9:40 A.M.||How to Incorporate PlaceMaking as Part of Your Economic Development and Tourism Strategy
Nathan Norris, Founding Principal, The CityBuilding Partnership
|11:00 A.M.||Special Topics Discussion – Nathan Norris
|12:00 P.M.||Lunch: Provided by the Bottling Plant Event Center|
|1:00 P.M.||Interactive Case Study Exercise & Discussion
3 Places. 3 Issues. We’ll brainstorm to offer solutions.
The registration fee for the PlaceMaking Workshop is $75.
Last Updated: July 5, 2019