Around Town

Chicago, Evanston, New Orleans, San Francisco, Boston, and Washington, D.C. are some of the places where CNT staff will be speaking this weekend and over the next week.

On Saturday, April 10, CNT’s President Scott Bernstein is the keynote speaker at the Sierra Club’s Green Transportation Campaign and Building Healthy Communities Symposium while Bill Eyring, our Natural Resources Senior Engineer, will be talking about adapting your garden for climate change at the Evanston Ecology Center from 9 AM – Noon.

On Sunday, April 11, Maria Choca-Urban, Director of CNT’s Transportation & Community Development Program, will be at the American Planning Association’s Annual Meeting to discuss “Levering High Speed Rail for Urban Planning.”  On Monday, April 12, Scott Bernstein will be in Boston to participate in the release of the third Urban Land Institute’s Terwilliger Center for Workforce Housing housing and transportation cost calculator.

On Tuesday, April 13, CNT’s Natural Resource Director, Steve Wise will be presenting at the 2010 International Low Impact Development Conference. On Wednesday, April 14, Steve returns to Chicago to be a panelist at the Chicago premiere of  acclaimed documentary “Lords of Nature: Life in a Land of Great Predators“, which examines the roles predators play in restoring and maintaining ecosystems and biodiversity before heading to meetings in Washington D.C.

Check our calendar of events for upcoming engagements.