saturday, feb 25th at 10 am...
take a step back into the future of downtown san luis obispo. this walking tour is a fun way to meet local dwellers while learning how our city has evolved over the decades. the guided tour will highlight notable buildings, zoning concepts, and urban planning ideas. the tour will be guided by local experts: pierre rademaker & chuck crotser.
simply show up at 10 am with comfortable walking shoes and prepare for a walking journey unlike any other. guided tour and refreshments are free to the community courtesy of dwellforward & the home builders association of the central coast.
"Freedom from cars, freedom from sprawl, freedom to walk your city! City planner Jeff Speck shares his "general theory of walkability" — four planning principles to transform sprawling cities of six-lane highways and 600-foot blocks into safe, walkable oases full of bike lanes and tree-lined streets."
TED Talk by Jeff Speck, Urban Planner. Jeff Speck is a city planner and the author of "Walkable City."