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Anthony Downs lectures on Shaping the Region’s Future: Connecting Land Use and Transportation


February 22, 2007
by Canadian Architect

Anthony Downs, Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution and author of numerous books including Stuck in Traffic and New Visions for Metropolitan America speaks at Simon Fraser University (SFU) Surrey on Wednesday, March 7th and SFU Harbour Centre on Thursday, March 8th on transportation and land-use matters affecting our region.

Greater Vancouver is likely to reach 3 million people by 2031. How do we accommodate this growth while maintaining our livability, ensuring good local and regional accessibility, protecting the environment, and supporting continued economic prosperity? Come hear ideas on the challenges and possible solutions.

Both lectures take place from 7:00pm to 8:30pm. Reservations are required by e-mail at [email protected] or by telephone at 604.291.5100.

This event is co-sponsored by the Greater Vancouver Regional District, TransLink, and Transport Canada and the SFU City Program.

For more information on Anthony Downs, please visit www.anthonydowns.com



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