Step by Step: Catalyzing Walkable Redevelopment

APA North Carolina Chapter


Friday, December 8, 2017
1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. EST

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A growing number of North Carolina communities are transforming suburbia. What strategies are working well, and what aren’t? Planners from Charlotte and Chapel Hill will present experiences using redevelopment to turn suburban districts into more walkable places. Participants will learn how form-based codes can create a compelling entitlements framework and how a municipality can serve as a master developer.

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Benjamin Hitchings, FAICP

Ben Hitchings is the Director of Planning and Development Services for the Town of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, and Past President of the North Carolina Chapter of the American Planning Association. He has more than 20 years of experience working on planning issues, and has developed award-winning plans at the ... Read More

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Christine Dersi,