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Walkable City Lessons To Step Into Chattanooga’s Future

Jeff Speck
Jeff Speck

Jeff Speck writes and talks about how cities like Chattanooga can and should become more walkable for the people who live there.

Jeff is a city planner and author of the books “Walkable City” and “Suburban Nation.”

Next week, he is the featured guest here in Chattanooga for CIVIQ, the speaker series presented by Chattanooga Design Studio - on Thursday, September 28th, starting at 5:30 PM, at Common House.

I spoke with Jeff - and Eric Myers, the Studio’s executive director.

CIVIQ banner for Jeff Speck.
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