Monday, May 6, 12:30 p.m.: SPUR San Jose
Tuesday, May 7, 6 p.m.: SPUR San Francisco
Richard J. Jackson on Making Healthy Places
The connection between human health and the built environment, particularly cities and suburbs, is undeniable. From buildings to neighborhoods, the places where we live and work affect our health. So how is a "healthy place" defined? Join a conversation with Richard J. Jackson, co-author of Making Healthy Places about the human health implications of buildings, neighborhoods and cities, during which he will offer ideas for ways to design and build a healthy environment for everyone.
Monday, May 6, 2013
San Jose Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce
101 West Santa Clara St.
San Jose, CA 95113
Free to the public
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
SPUR Urban Center
654 Mission St
San Francisco, CA 94105-4015
Free to members; $10 for non-members
SPUR lectures are part of the Solutions that Inspire Change Lecture series presented by Island Press with the San Francisco Planning + Urban Research Association. Visit SPUR San Francisco and SPUR San Josefor more information.
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