The Vision For The NYC Waterfront
Wednesday, Jun 15, 2011
In March, Mayor Bloomberg, Speaker Quinn, and City Planning Commissioner Burden released Vision 2020: The New York City Comprehensive Waterfront Plan. Produced by the Department of City Planning, Vision 2020 is a comprehensive analysis of New York's 520 miles of diverse waterfront and a strategic framework for the waterfront, waterways, and water for the next ten years. Five experts will discuss the plan, the steps for implementation, and the challenges that lay ahead on the waterfront and the waterways.
Speakers: David Hopkins, Vice President — Maritime at New York City Economic Development Corporation; Ed Kelly, Executive Director — Maritime Association Port of New York/New Jersey; Linda Cox, Bronx River Administrator — NYC Parks Department; Rob Pirani, Director of Environmental Programs — Regional Plan Association
Moderator: Michael Marrella, Project Director, Comprehensive Waterfront Plan — NYC Department of City Planning
Date: Wednesday, June 15, 6-8 pm
Location: Star of Palm Beach — Pier 40 West Houston St. & West Side Highway