Great Latino Streets, Great Latino Neighborhoods (from Cal Poly Pomona students)
Hello MURPS people -
At the recent CCAPA Conference in San Jose , some of the SJSU Urban Planning students met and networked with the Cal Poly Pomona Urban Planning students. See below for an email from these new colleagues.
The American Planning Student Association (ASPA) of Cal Poly Pomona will be sponsoring a joint event from Latinos and Planning-LA Chapter
Division of APA and Urban Latino Forum next week in the city of
Montebello. The event will showcase Great Latino Streets and Great
Latino Neighborhoods as part of the National Community Planning Month. Please forward to your planning students and community.
Student, Urban & Regional Planning
California State Polytechnic, Pomona
President, American Planning Student Association of Cal Poly Pomona
Region VI Representative, Student Representative Council of APA
Student Representative, Los Angeles-American Planning Association
American Planning Association
Planning Intern, City of Cerritos
Great Latino Streets,
Great Latino Neighborhoods
Date: Thursday, Oct 25,2007
Time: 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Location: Montebello City Hall , Council Chambers
1600 W. Beverly Blvd.
Montebello, CA 90640
As great numbers of Latinos settle into large parts of Los Angeles , they bring with them
different use of urban space to an already existing built environment. This panel will discuss what creates a sense of place in Latino neighborhoods, by examining culture, urban design and social characteristics.
James Rojas, Hector Solis, and Manny Munoz
Professor Clara Irazabel, Ph.D USC, School of Policy , Planning and Development
Professor Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris, Chair UCLA, Department of Urban Planning
Professor Ana Maria Whitaker, Cal Poly Pomona Urban &Regional Planning Department
This event is part of APA National Community Planning Month
Sponsored by Latinos and Planning, Los Angeles Chapter,
The Latino Urban Forum (LUF), and
The American Planning Student Association, Cal Poly Pomona .
Contacts: David Salazar dsalazar@... or
Elizabeth Delgado Delgado.e@...