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Building a Resilient and Livable New York

February 26, 2013 @ 4:00 pm8:00 pm


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.


Feb­ru­ary 26, 2013 
4:00 pm — 8:00 pm 
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<span class=“caps”>CUNY</span> Grad­u­ate Cen­ter
365 5th Avenue
New York, NY Unit­ed States


Munic­i­pal Art Soci­ety
(212) 935‑3960