Complete Streets Conference: Feb. 25, 2011

Complete Streets enable safe access for all users on both streets and sidewalks in a way that promotes
vibrant, healthy, active, and sustainable neighborhoods. This one-day event will bring together civic leaders,
city and county representatives, developers, researchers and community organizers to articulate a vision for
Complete Streets and explore how to achieve this vision in Los Angeles.

Who should attend: This event is geared towards city planners, developers, transportation engineers,
advocates, health professionals and researchers. Participants will engage in the latest research, policy,
implementation strategies and case studies highlighting challenges and opportunities for Complete Streets.

Keynote speakers:
The Honorable Antonio Villaraigosa, Mayor, City of Los Angeles (invited)
The Honorable Eric Garcetti, President, Los Angeles City Council  (invited)
Michael LoGrande, Director, City of Los Angeles Planning Department
Jonathan Fielding, Director and Health Officer, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health
Richard Jackson, Chair, Department of Environmental Health, UCLA School of Public Health

Other confirmed speakers include:
• Rick Cole, City of Ventura • Robert Gottlieb, Occidental College • Allan Jacobs, author of Great Streets
• Alexis Lantz, Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition • Elizabeth Macdonald, author of The Boulevard Book •
James Rojas, Latino Urban Forum • Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris, author of Sidewalks • Ryan Snyder, Ryan
Snyder and Associates • Anne Vernez Moudon, author of Public Streets for Public Use

Location: Downtown L.A. at the Japanese American National Museum, 369 East First Street
Time: All day conference followed by a reception with an interactive design workshop, food, etc

This conference is an endeavor of the UCLA Lewis Center and the UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation,
supported by the UCLA School of Public Affairs, and is made possible by funding from the
Department of Health and Human Services through the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health.

Register Now!

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