The Atlanta Forward Community Forum, fourth in a series, will focus on public green spaces as sought-after commodities that can improve communities while also sparking controversy. Who decides whether a property becomes a park or a condo development? Who pays for the creation and maintenance of green space?
Our panel of experts includes:
Marty Allen, City Manager, City of Suwanee; Lisa Gordon, Chief Operating Officer/Interim Leader, Atlanta BeltLine;
Denise Quarles, Director, Mayor’s Office of Sustainability, City of Atlanta; and Dr. Jeannette Yen, Director, Center for Biologically Inspired Design at Georgia Tech and
Co-Founder of ArkFab