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Designing a City with a City

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 |7:00 pm

  • For Everyone

Designing a City with a City


Dan Pitera, FAIA, ACD

Lead Partner, Civic Engagement for Detroit Future City

Executive Director, Detroit Collaborative Design Center,

University of Detroit Mercy School of Architecture


Wednesday, October 2, 7 p.m.

Detroit is undergoing dramatic changes. Many that make the headlines are negative. But there are other large transformations that are significantly more positive. When it comes to urban design and architecture, Detroit is paving the way to be a model that other cities will follow. Dan Pitera discusses designing the city of the future by connecting our many assets to create an innovative model that can adapt to change.


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