Resilient Cities Lecture

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The Cleveland Museum of Natural History’s Explorer Lecture Series will bring Dr. Timothy Beatley, professor of urban and environmental planning, for a lecture on Green Urbanism: The Global Shift Towards Sustainable and Resilient Cities. Dr. Beatley of the Department of Urban and Environmental Planning, School of Architecture at the University of Virginia has authored several books including Green Urbanism: Learning from European Cities and Resilient Cities: Responding to Peak Oil and Climate Change.

During his lecture, Beatley will present examples of innovative green projects and policies adopted by cities in Europe and North America that could be implemented in Northeast Ohio.

Click here to read more from the article by David Jurca of the Cleveland Urban Design Collaborative about this upcoming lecture.

Cleveland Museum of Natural History
Friday, Nov. 13th 2009
7:30pm
Tickets can be purchased here