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Please join us from 3 to 4 pm eastern August 21 for an online event on planning strategies to deal with shrinking cities. Justin Hollander, an Assistant Professor at Tufts University, will present "Smart Growth? How about Smart Decline?"
The event is free. However, you must join the Professional Development Institute mailing list to get the link to the event. The link will be provided shortly before 3 pm eastern.
To join the PDI Network mailing list, please go to: https://email. rutgers.edu/ mailman/listinfo /pdi_network
The Professional Development Institute is part of Rutgers University's Edward J. Bloustein School of
Planning and Public Policy . PDI produces continuing education programs such as Bloustein Online Continuing Education Program and Leading from the Middle, provides technical planning and management assistance to communities, and provides technical assistance to other continuing education providers. To learn more about PDI, please visit our website at http://www.policy. rutgers.edu/ pdi
If you miss today's session, please join us for future sessions:
September 4: "Thrills, Chills and Spills of Recovery Planning in New Orleans' Ninth Ward" Speaker: Ken Reardon, Professor, Cornell University
September 25: "Being the Black Guy: Reflections on being a Planning Consultant" Speaker: Mitchell Silver, Planning Director, Raleigh, N.C.
Thanks for your consideration,
Leonardo Vazquez, AICP/PP
Professional Development Institute
Executive Director, The Leading Institute
Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
33 Livingston Avenue, #245
New Brunswick, NJ 08901