June 9, 2011 Edit
Walk Around Portland and Lunch with Walkability Expert Dan Burden!
Friday, June 17th, 2011
11:00 a.m. â€“ 1:30 p.m.
11-12pm Walk Around Portland
Meet in front of PSUâ€™s Urban Center Building at 11am (near the streetcar stop at SW 6th and Mill St.). Weâ€™ll spend about an hour walking around PSUâ€™s downtown campus and end at Terwilliger Plaza (2545 SW Terwilliger Blvd.), discussing walkability innovations and impediments along the way.
12-1:30pm Discussion & Lunch
Meet at Terwilliger Plaza Auditorium (2545 SW Terwilliger Blvd.) at noon for lunch and a post-walk discussion.
Institute on Aging
Dan Burden is one of the nationâ€™s experts on walkability and livable communities and known as the inventor of the walking audit. He is currently Executive Director of the Walkable and Livable Communities Institute, the focus of which is to train citizens and leaders in building walkable, sustainable communities for people of all ages and abilities. Dan has spent the last thirty-eight years developing, promoting, and evaluating active, equitable and balanced transportation systems and sustainable communities at national, regional, state, and local levels.
Hosted by AARP Oregon and PSUâ€™s Institute on Aging
FREE - Questions: 503.725.5148