Transforming Urban Spaces Into Gathering Places @ PHS Pop Up Garden at UCity Square, Philadelphia [13 September]

Transforming Urban Spaces Into Gathering Places


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13
September
17:30 - 19:30

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PHS Pop Up Garden at UCity Square
36th and Filbert, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104
Across the country, cities are reinventing their vacant and neglected spaces in intriguing ways. Offering city dwellers and visitors a range of temporary to semi-permanent options, Philadelphia has become a leading city transforming underutilized spaces into gathering places. Join WHYY and PHS: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society for a happy hour panel on creative approaches to public spaces and the partnerships fueling this trend. PlanPhilly’s community engagement editor Diana Lu will moderate this discussion among local stakeholders executing successful techniques of design and engagement across the city.

Panelists:
Matt Rader, PHS: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
Joseph Reagan, At4240 Wexford Science & Technology
Prema Gupta, The Navy Yard
Angel Rodriguez, Asociación de Puertorriqueños en Marcha Apm ForEveryone

Opening remarks by Alan Greenberger, Former Philadelphia Deputy Mayor
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