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2011 Speaker Series - 9/28/11
September 28 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Growing for the Right Reasons — CM|1.5
September 28, 2011, Growing for the Right Reasons, click here to view .
Growth in the suburbs is a necessity. As the suburbs age, governments are finding that low-density growth cannot pay for maintaining infrastructure, services, and quality of life. Strategic growth that generates greater utilization of what is built is needed to maximize the potential of a shrinking land resource.
Rollin M. Stanley, Director, Montgomery County Planning Department : Mr. Stanley’s experience ranges from working for 21 years in Toronto—one of the most diverse and successful urban environments in the world—to helping rebuild a city that lost a large percentage of its population: St. Louis, where he was the Director of Planning for six years.