RGR attends Inaugural Event of Ontario’s CNU Chapter

Ron Richards, a CNU Accredited Urbanist, attended the inaugural event for Ontario’s Chapter of the Congress for New Urbanism that took place on October 18 in Niagara on the Lake. Approximately 40 professionals attended and were taken on a tour of the successful residential Development known as “The Village” a New Urban Community developed by Traditional Neighbourhood Developments Inc. and now being co-developed with Brookfield.

www.TheVillageNiagara.com

Attendees also heard from Mary-Lou Tanner, Associate Director, Regional Policy Planner at Niagara Region who described efforts throughout the Region to create complete streets and rejuvenate neighbourhoods.

John Norquist, President and CEO of CNU attended the event and welcomed the new Chapter members.

CNU is dedicated to promoting livable and sustainable communities through the application of new urbanism principles.

www.cnu.org