On Friday, April 24, from 1 to 4:30 p.m., Chuck Marohn, Strong Towns president, will present “Transportation in the Next American City.”
Marohn is a nationally-recognized speaker and has presented more than 200 times to public officials, staff professionals and local citizens within the past five years in efforts to help them find a new pathway.
Marohn is president and co-founder of Strong Towns, a nonprofit organization that travels the country helping towns achieve financial strength. Incorporating old and new design concepts, he assists in developing sustainable transportation systems that incorporate pedestrians and bicycles.
The talk will be held in the College of Professional Studies, room 116, followed by a workshop on sustainable road designs for the Division and Franklin Street intersection near campus as part of Earth Week.