Join MARC on Nov. 30 at the Transit-Oriented Development for All Ages workshop to learn how your community can include all-age thinking in the transit development (TOD) planning process, and in plans to increase transit readiness.
More communities are looking for ways to enhance livability, particularly as jurisdictions recognize the impending growth of their older adult populations over the next century. As people live longer, more of your community’s older residents will need environments that are better suited for mobility, health and independence. Transit-Oriented Development is one way to create appealing, economically vibrant and livable neighborhoods. Overall, TOD is a story of success. However, implementing it has its challenges.
This workshop will offer:
Mariia Zimmerman - Presenter
Mariia Zimmerman is Founder and Principal of MZ Strategies, LLC – an urban planning policy firm located in Richmond, Virginia, serving clients across the country. With over two decades of experience in the public and private sectors, Mariia has led a wide range of technical, research and planning efforts addressing such critical community needs as infrastructure policy and affordable housing to community development finance and anti-displacement strategies.