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Re-Imagining the Suburbs - CNU New York Chapter Summit

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Amherst Municipal Building

5583 Main Street

Williamsville, NY 14221

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Register for Re-Imagining the Suburbs, the suburban retrofit themed CNU New York Chapter Summit focusing on “new towns” and emerging transit corridors in Amherst. We will meet in Williamsville, a 200 year old mill town, for a weekend of expert speakers, tours, and charrettes aimed at unique retrofit opportunities. See program below:

Friday 10/12

8:00 Breakfast; Welcome Plenary at Milo’s Restaurant

Brian Kulpa, Supervisor, Town of Amherst

Hal Morse, ED, Greater Buffalo Niagara Regional Transp. Council

Robert Shibley, Dean, UB School of Architecture and Planning

10:00 Tour of Retrofit Charrette Sites

1:30 Lunch

2:00 Expert Speakers on Retrofit at Town Hall

Rob Steuteville, Sr Communications Advisor CNU, Editor, Public Square

June Williamson, Professor, CCNY Spitzer School of Architecture

Marc Wouters, Architect and Urban Designer, Marc Wouters Studios

Norman Garrick, Professor, UCONN Civil/Environmental Engineering

Victor Dover, Founding Principal, Dover-Kohl & Partners

6:00 Reception at Wyndham

Howard Zemsky, President/CEO, Empire State Development Corp.

James H. Kunstler, Author

Saturday 10/13

8:00 Breakfast; Charrettes at High School

  • Niagara Falls Blvd. Light Rail Transit Corridor
    • Boulevard Mall
    • Transit Oriented Development
  • New “College Town” along Sweet Home Road
  • Audubon “New Town”, Civic and Business Uses
  • Safety & Walkability, Niagara Falls Blvd. North to 290-Ellicott

12:00 Lunch, followed by Charrette Report Out

2:00 Tour: How CNU 22 Changed Buffalo and Western New York (extra charge)

Discounted hotel rates at the Reikert House (5000 Main Street, Amherst, NY 14221) can be found here: https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/events/start.action?id=1809110849&key=9C0118F

Other nearby hotels include:

Hampton Inn Williamsville, 5455 Main Street, Williamsville, NY 14221

Hyatt Place Buffalo/Amherst, 5020 Main Street, Amherst, NY 14226

Wyndham Garden, 5195 Main Street, Williamsville, NY 14221

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Amherst Municipal Building

5583 Main Street

Williamsville, NY 14221

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