Building on our Strengths: Investing in Greater Philadelphia's Centers

  • Chemical Heritage Foundation 315 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA, 19106 United States

Friday, November 4, 2016 | 8–12:30 PM
Chemical Heritage Foundation
315 Chestnut Street | Philadelphia, PA

Tickets are $25 per person and include breakfast,
lunch, and 2.5 AICP CM credits. Please RSVP by Wednesday, November 2nd. Participants are eligible to win a $100 gift certificate, so sign up today!

Program Overview

8:00–9:00 AM:  Breakfast and Development Opportunities Marketplace

9:00–9:15 AM:  Welcoming Remarks

9:15–10:30 AM:  Panel Discussion: Building on our Strengths
Local officials and developers will discuss the important role of transit in new development in Greater Philadelphia.

Confirmed Panelists:

  • Mr. Andrew Svekla, Senior Design Analyst, DVRPC
  • Mr. John Ernst, Borough Manager, Lansdale Borough
  • The Honorable Joseph DiGirolamo, Mayor, Bensalem Township
  • Mr. Greg Rogerson, Principal, J.G. Petrucci Co., Inc.

10:30–10:45 AM:  Coffee Break

10:45–11:45 AM:  Interactive Activity: Challenges and Solutions to investing in Centers in Greater Philadelphia

11:45–12:30 PM:  Light Lunch and Review of Exercise

For questions regarding the workshop, please contact Karen Cilurso at / 215-238-2876.

The Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission (DVRPC) fully complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and related nondiscrimination statutes in all activities. For more information, visit