March 7, 2011
On behalf of the Lewis and Luskin Centers, I would like to formally thank you for your contribution to the success of the Complete Streets conference held on February 25th. Your leadership and commitment strengthened the momentum and excitement surrounding the event.
Attendee surveys received at the event indicate that 38% of respondents’ overall rating was “excellent,” while an overwhelming 93% of respondents rated the event as being in the “good” to “excellent” range. We acknowledge that your participation directly added to this outstanding success.
At the end of this document, you will find links to summary materials from the conference and information about related, upcoming events.
Again, thank you for helping to make the Complete Streets Conference a success. Please do not hesitate to let me know if you have any questions.
February 25, 2011 Complete Streets Conference Materials
UCLA Organizes Complete Streets Conference
Conference, February 25, 2011
Speaker /sponsor Dinner, February 24, 2011
Complete Streets Resources List
Opening Keynote: California’s Obesity and Inactivity Epidemics –The Need for Complete Streets Therapy
Panel 1: Living Streets and Vibrant Sidewalks
Panel 2: Designing Great Places with Multimodal Street Standards
Case Studies: Making It Work in L.A.
Panel 3: Safe and Convenient Cycling for Everyone
Upcoming Complete Streets Events
Redesigning our Streets: A Manual for Healthy, Livable Streets
In collaboration with RENEW LA County, Ryan Snyder & Associates, UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation, and more.
Overview: National team of experts report on their model design manual for living streets.
Date: March 15, 2011
Time: 7:00 – 8:30 pm, Reception at 6:30 pm
Location: 3rd Floor Gateway Building Board Room, One Gateway Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90012
For other details: http://www.livingstreetsla.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/ModelStreetManualReportOutFlyerMar15.pdf.
March Visioning Meetings
Hosted by Los Angeles County Department of Public Health RENEW Program, Los Angeles Planning Department, and Community Health Councils.
Overview: Community members will share their ideas about the neighborhoods around Metro Blue and Green Line Stations and the opportunity for transit oriented districts.
Dates: March 10th, March 17th, and March 22nd.
For detail: 323-295-9372 or www.chc-inc.org/RENEW
Complete Streets Conference
Presented by American Public Works Association, Southern California Chapter.
Overview: Don’t miss out on the opportunity to learn more about complete streets from transportation planners, engineers, and MPO officials.
Date: April 20th
Time: 8 am – 3:30 pm
Location: 801 East Carson Street, Carson, CA
For details: http://southernca.apwa.net/events/7589/.