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Retrofitting Suburbia: The Workshop

Saturday, October 8, 2011, 12–3 pm


Schematics and diagrams showing plans for retrofitting suburban plots

Sprawl dominates American cities. Its monotonous, low-density, single-use, auto-dependent landscapes are making us sick and endangering the health of the planet. Can Anywhere, USA, be fixed? Join June Williamson, co-author of Retrofitting Suburbia, for a hands-on repair workshop. Through images and sketching, learn how to apply “retrofitting” tactics to build healthier, happier, and more sustainable suburbs.

Image: courtesy June Williamson 

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