Susan Anderson

Susan Anderson, Director, Planning and Sustainability, City of Portland

Susan Anderson, Director of Portland’s Bureau of Planning and Sustainability, leads urban design, planning and code development for Portland, and builds partnerships to advance energy efficiency, solar, green building, clean energy technologies, waste reduction, composting and recycling, toxics reduction, sustainable food, and historic preservation citywide….
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Planning and Public Health Presentations

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On Thursday, June 20, 2013, the ULI Rose Center for Public Leadership, in partnership with the Center for Active Design, hosted a webinar presentation about how planners in Hennepin County, Minnesota and Nashville, Tennessee are drafting policies that integrate public health considerations with land use decisions. Mounting scientific evidence supports a causal relationship between the impacts of design, development patterns, and transportation on community health outcomes. …
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