Delray Beach Mayor Invites Public to Town Hall Lectures

Mayor Cary Glickstein invites you to experience a new series of conversations with some of the brightest minds in community creation and consensus building by attending our Town Hall Lectures, featuring accomplished architects and urban planners.  On April 24, Donald Shoup, Professor of Urban Planning at UCLA, will discuss "The High Cost of Free Parking".  The lecture will begin at 6:00 pm at the Delray Beach Center for the Arts at Old School Square's Crest Theatre, 51 North Swinton Avenue.  

Town Hall Lectures will continue through May with discussions on a variety of topics by world-renowned architects, town and urban planners, academics, and authors.  All lectures are free and open to the public.  Seating is limited. 

 

More About Donald Shoup...

Donald Shoup, a Distinguished Professor of Urban Planning at UCLA, where he serves as Chair of the Department of Urban Planning and Director of the Institute of Transportation Studies. His seminal book, The High Cost of Free Parking, explains how better parking policies can improve cities, the economy, and the environment. 

Mr. Shoup received undergraduate degrees in Engineering and Economics from Yale University, a Master's Degree in Economics from Yale University, and a PhD in Economics from Yale University. He is a Fellow of the American Institute of Certified Planners. Mr. Shoup has been a visiting professor at major universities and is an honorary professor at Beijing's Transportation Research Institute.   He is widely regarded as one of the world's preeminent scholars and experts on transportation and parking management.