—World renowned champion for sustainable growth at Benaroya in April
Join Mayor Nickels for this stimulating presentation on sustainable growth from a truly global perspective, featuring Jaime Lerner, former Mayor of Curitiba and Governor of Parana State, Brazil.
Monday, April 10, 7:30-9:00 p.m.
Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall, Benaroya Hall
200 University St.
Attendance is free; no RSVP necessary
Lerner is well known for his pioneering work in sustainable growth, and is particularly noted for his work in public transportation. Lerner has received numerous awards, including the United Nations Environmental Program Award, Child and Peace Award from UNICEF, the World Technology Award for Transportation, and the 2002 Sir Robert Mathew Prize for the Improvement of Quality of Human Settlements, by the International Union of Architects (UIA). Lerner just completed a term as international president of UIA.