The City of Culver City is hosting an exciting Speaker Series on critical issues affecting Culver City, the region, and beyond. The City’s General Plan Update will set a vision, goals, and policies around these topics. Attending the series of events offers an opportunity to learn about, reflect on, and discuss these issues leading up to, and during, the update. Topics include mobility, urban design, social equity, housing affordability, emergency preparedness, dynamic parking pricing, healthy communities, and much more to come. The entire community is invited to join in the discussion!
You can find details below about each event as they become available, including links to RSVP to upcoming events. Following each event, staff will post an event summary and a link to a video of the event. Please contact Advance Planning staff at 310-253-5740 with any questions.
Culver City welcomes Joanne Hovis for a presentation on 'Broadband: Strategies & Opportunities.' Hovis, President of CTC Technology & Energy and CEO of the Coalition for Local Internet Choice (CLIC), will discuss how the public sector can build strategy and opportunity for public-private partnerships in broadband. Opportunities for Culver Connect, the City's municipal fiber network project facilitating high-speed data connectivity to Culver City businesses, will be examined.
Join us for a Speaker Series event at the Culver City Arts District Art Walk & Roll Festival. The City will welcome mobility design expert Dan Sturges for a presentation on 'New Mobility.' Sturges is at the forefront of developing innovative urban mobility solutions. He will be sharing his ideas on designing a multimobility future. Following the presentation, Culver City will host a special one-time screening of the Dutch documentary film, Why We Cycle. The film explores the hidden effects of cycling on people and communities. It will be presented in Dutch with English subtitles. View the film trailer.
The presentation by Dan Sturges will be from 11 AM to 12:30 PM and the screening of Why We Cycle will begin at 1:30 PM. Light refreshments will be served.
|7/17/19||Innovation in Urban Design with Gerhard Mayer, AIA, LEED AP|
|6/19/19||Housing Affordability with Randy Shaw|
|5/7/19||Emergency Preparedness with Fire Chief White and staff|
|4/25/19||Dynamic Parking Pricing with Dr. Donald Shoup|
|12/5/18||Design Shapes the City with Christopher Hawthorne|
|11/7/18||How We Move with Craig Hodgetts, FAIA|
|10/11/18||A City for Everyone with Dr. Manuel Pastor|
|9/5/18||We are the City with James Rojas|