Design professionals discuss how to make room for all races in Philly public spaces

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Article Link: Design and Race (Eyes on the Street, Thursday, December 14, 2017)

An Article About Race And Public Space

by Jim Saksa, Reporter

  • Winn, director of project planning at Habitat For Humanity Philadelphia, was leading a panel discussion on race and public space at Pipeline Philly in Center City. The event, hosted by PlanPhilly, Urban Consulate, PhilaNOMA, Community Design Collaborative, and Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations, kicked off a series of public conversations around race and design in Philadelphia that will be held, quite deliberately, outside of Center City, in the neighborhoods where the disparity between the mostly white planning professionals and the mostly black residents is most stark.

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