SPUR Evening Symposium: Communities for Aging: Strategies for urban living for seniors

"A 2009 American Association of Retired People survey found that 89
percent of persons age 50 and older want to remain in their communities.
But not all communities are built to accommodate “aging in place.” What
policies are in place to ensure affordable housing and transportation
options for seniors? How does successful aging play out in the city vs. a
suburb? Join us for this panel discussion featuring Joyce Polhamus
of Smith Group, Byron Kuth of Kuth Ranieri Architects, James
of Global Futures and Nader Shabahangi from Agesong.
Moderated by Kenneth Caldwell."


Urbanism in the Age of Climate Change

Editor’s note: Today we are very pleased to begin a five-part series of excerpts from Peter Calthorpe’s book, “Urbanism in the Age of Climate Change.” Keep reading this week and next to learn how you can win a copy of the book from Island Press. I take as a given that climate change is an […]