John Norquist, former Mayor of Milwaukee and President of the Congress for the New Urbanism
, was in Buffalo recently and spoke at the Burchfield Penny Art Center.
The podcast of Norquist's remarks - Part I
- runs about an hour after the jump.
The panel discussion that followed was led by Kate Foster
- Director of UB's Institute for Local Governance and Regional Growth and featured two of Buffalo's most progressively minded urban developers: Carl Montante and Rocco Termini. They were joined by Jacques Gourguechon, a Principal of Camiros
the firm retained by the City of Buffalo to undertake the complete over-haul of the city's antiquated 1951 zoning ordinance.
The podcast of the morning's panel discussion and Q&A - Part II
- runs about an hour, after the jump.
Jacques Gourguechon, Carl Montante, Rocco Termini and John Norquist
The website of the Buffalo Green Code
, the title Mayor Byron Brown has given the zoning re-write effort, was formally unveiled by Jacques Gourguechon during the forum. The event was sponsored by Jaeckle, Fleishman & Muegel LLP and was part of their annual WNY Economic & Land Development Forum.