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    Imagine Boston 2030
    Date: 3/30/2016
    Time: 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
    Boston College, Main Campus
    Robsham Theater


     









    About This Event

    Thank you for your interest in the Imagine Boston 2030 event at Boston College. The event is now sold out!

    To join the event wait list and/or receive email communication from the City of Boston regarding Imagine Boston 2030, please click here.

    Please note that the Imagine Boston 2030 event at Boston College will be streamed live at the Corcoran Center website and through Periscope (follow @ImagineBos on Twitter and/or Periscope) beginning at 5:30pm on March 30. For any other questions, contact Abigail Sherburne at abigail.sherburne@bc.edu.

    If you have already registered, we look forward to seeing you on Wednesday, March 30. Please plan to arrive between 4:30pm-5:15pm to pick-up your ticket in the Robsham Theater lobby. At 5:15pm, your reservation will be forfeited to accommodate walk-in guests.

    This event is free to attend. City of Boston residents, please use this form to register. As space is limited, please complete registration as soon as possible to reserve your seat.

    The Joseph E. Corcoran Center for Real Estate and Urban Action, at the Carroll School of Management, and the Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy, at BC Law, will host the Imagine Boston 2030 Forum: “Making Choices for a Growing City.” Mayor Martin J. Walsh, MCAS '09, will open the Forum, which will address the challenges and opportunities that Boston faces in a period of rapid growth. A panel moderated by Meghna Chakrabarti, co-host of WBUR’s Radio Boston, will dive into strategies and recommendations to shape Boston’s growth in order to create a more equitable and sustainable future. Attendees will be invited to interact directly with city staff and panelists, as well as participate on social media using #ImagineBoston to share input about the goals and strategies of Imagine Boston 2030. A reception following the panel will give attendees a chance to weigh in through interactive activities, mingle with city staff and panelists, and enjoy refreshments.

    Wednesday, March 30, 2016
    Robsham Theater
    4:30 p.m. Registration opens
    5:30-8:00 p.m. Event and Feedback Forum

    Featuring opening remarks from:
    Mayor Martin J. Walsh, WCAS '09, City of Boston
    Sara Myerson, Director of Planning, Boston Redevelopment Authority

    Panel Discussion featuring
    John Barros, Chief of Economic Development, City of Boston
    Walter Hood, Professor and former Chairperson, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning and Urban Design, UC Berkeley
    Joe Kriesberg, President and CEO, Massachusetts Association of Community Development Corporations
    Shirley Leung, Business Columnist, The Boston Globe
    Harriet Tregoning, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Community Planning and Development, HUD

    Moderated by
    Meghna Chakrabarti, co-host of Radio Boston, WBUR







     
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