USC Planners Network Annual Progressive Planners Panel

This year’s topic is "Transportation in LA"

Lisa Schweitzer — Assistant Professor, USC School of Policy, Planning and Development

Joe Linton — Policy Associate, Livable Places
Angelo Logan — Director, East Yard Communities for Environmental Justice
Deike Peters — Fellow, Center for Metropolitan Studies and Adjunct
Lecturer, Urban & Regional Planning & International Urban Management, Technical University Berlin
James Rojas — Project Manager, MTA

The fun will continue after the panel… Location TBD


Undeserved Majority: American Transformation and Planning Possibilities

Join the APA Latinos and Planning (LAP) Division for a pre-conference in advance to the 2012 National APA Conference in Los Angeles, California. The conference is an opportunity to meet other planners and community based professionals to share ideas, learn together and network. Keynote Speaker: Dr. Manuel Pastor, American Studies and Ethnicity Professor, USC Additional […]

Today’s Headlines

Los Angeles Alliance of Neighborhood Council’s Wants Delay in Road Repair Bond Vote (Daily News) Urban Planner: Zoning Doesn’t Matter in L.A. (KCET) Santa Monica Wants to Change Names of Its Expo Stops to Ones That Make Sense (Patch, Curbed) Ass. Gatto Wants Drivers to Get Free Ride at Broken Meters (CNS) Man Waves Corporation […]

This Week In Livable Streets

There’s a lot going on: Affordable transit-oriented development! Garcetti responds to South L.A.! Women in Planning! Safe routes to school summits! And that’s just today. Later in the week there are accessory dwelling units, Metro’s board, South L.A. Earth Day, some bittersweet farewells to the Sixth Street Viaduct, and more. Monday 10/19 – Metro is hosting […]