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Building a Resilient and Livable New York

February 26, 2013 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

| Free

Screen Shot 2013-02-19 at 10.55.59 AMPlease join The Munic­i­pal Art Soci­ety of New York on Tues­day, Feb­ru­ary 26, 2013 at the CUNY Grad­u­ate Cen­ter, located at 365 Fifth Avenue at East 34th Street in Man­hat­tan, for a half-day con­ven­ing on Build­ing a Resilient and Liv­able New York.  The day will begin at 4:00 PM and go until 8:00 pm.  We hope you will join us for all or part of the event. 

4:00 PM The Future of East Mid­town
The City of New York is propos­ing an ambi­tious plan to rede­velop East Mid­town. Join inter­na­tional and local thought-leaders to dis­cuss MAS’s report on the future of a diverse and vibrant East Mid­town fea­tur­ing pre­sen­ta­tions, a panel dis­cus­sion and Q & A with the audience.

6:00 PM Recep­tion in Proshan­sky Audi­to­rium Lobby
Cel­e­brate the pub­li­ca­tion of New York Times writer Sam Roberts’ newest book Grand Cen­tral: How a Train Sta­tion Trans­formed Amer­ica with a wine and cheese recep­tion. Books will be avail­able for pur­chase and signing.

7:00 PM Voice for a Liv­able and Resilient City 
Join us for the 120th Annual Meet­ing of The Munic­i­pal Art Soci­ety of New York, to cel­e­brate the Wan­gari Maathai Award schol­ar­ship win­ners and the Bren­dan Gill Prize hon­oree, and to learn about the strate­gic lead­er­ship MAS is pro­vid­ing to ensure a liv­able and resilient New York City. All are wel­come and encour­aged to attend this meet­ing where mem­bers will also vote on a slate of pro­posed directors.

Reg­is­ter here to attend.  Doors open at 4:00 PM and you are wel­come to attend all or part of the event.  We look for­ward to see­ing you on Tues­day, Feb­ru­ary 26, 2013.

Details

Date:
February 26, 2013
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

CUNY Graduate Center
365 5th Avenue, New York, NY United States

Organizer

Municipal Art Society
Phone:
(212) 935-3960
Website:
http://mas.org/