Washington, DC (May 17, 2004)- Harrison Rue currently runs the transportation and regional planning organization for Charlottesville, and previously founded the Citizen Planner Institute. His work has successfully integrated grassroots planning and the regional transportation process, incorporating lessons from smart growth, new urbanism, and healthy communities to meet the goals of diverse partners. Through such techniques, Charlottesville offers lessons to other communities working to meet economic and environmental goals through smart growth.
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About the Smart Growth Speaker Series
The Smart Growth Speaker Series hosts speakers on a monthly basis to describe this new development paradigm, explore specific approaches, to foster dialog, and identify opportunities for positive change in growth and development patterns. Event sponsors are the Smart Growth Network, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and the National Building Museum. The series, which is free to the public, is held at the National Building Museum, 401 F Street N.W, Washington D.C. (Judiciary Square Metro). Registration not required.
Listen to the Smart Growth Speaker Series on your computer. Audio archives and other resources from past presentations are available under the Event Theme/Description. These resources are free.
For more information, contact Kevin Nelson or visit the Smart Growth Speaker Series.