EPISODE 122 | 24 MINS
Peter Katz and GoTrans
WITH PETER KATZ
Smart Growth and Livable Communities Series – active transportation and community design
Guest & Organization:
Peter Katz has been a leader in advancing innovative approaches to community planning and transportation for more than a quarter century. He helped to catalyze the New Urbanism movement, initially as author of The New Urbanism: Toward an Architecture of Community, and later as founding director of the Congress for the New Urbanism. Katz was recently named a fellow of CNU in recognition of his contributions to the movement. As strategic consultant to government, public agencies, and private-sector clients, he addresses real-world needs with state-of-the-art planning approaches. Katz is also involved in large-scale plan implementation. In that capacity, he was lead advisor to local redevelopment officials on the highly successful Contra Costa Centre Transit Village (American Planning Association National Award Winner, 2012).