#BUcityplanning Fall 2018 Keynote Lecture: Building A Climate Resilient Boston
- Starts: 6:00 pm on Thursday, November 15, 2018
- Ends: 8:00 pm on Thursday, November 15, 2018
The City Planning and Urban Affairs Program welcomes to campus Christopher Cook as our Fall 2018 Keynote Speaker. Christopher Cook is Chief of Environment, Energy, and Open Space for the City of Boston, as well as the Commissioner of Parks and Recreation. Chief Cook is responsible for leading the City of Boston in achieving its mission of enhancing the quality of life in Boston by protecting air, water, climate, and land resources, and preserving and improving the integrity of Boston’s architectural and historic resources. A focus under Chief Cook’s leadership is the Parks First, a comprehensive initiative ensuring that Boston’s open spaces are among the nation’s best when it comes to issues of access and equity. Parks First is a commitment to achieving these goals through investments in design excellence and management. A Q&A session will follow the presentation. This event is open to the public.
- Sargent College, Room SAR-101, 635 Commonwealth Avenue