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Breakfast & Check-In
Breaking Through: An Overview
Welcome David Van Zandt, President, The New School
Rising to the Challenges of Our Time: A Plan for Equity, Health, Prosperity & Sustainability Tom Wright, President, RPA
Why the Fourth Regional Plan Is Essential for an Inclusive, Thriving Regional Economy Scott Rechler, Chairman, RPA; CEO and Chairman, RXR Realty LLC
Fixing the Institutions That Are Failing Us
New Institutions for a New Era Rohit Aggarwala, Chair of the Fourth Regional Plan; Chief Policy Officer, Sidewalk Labs
Staff who have contributed to this workinclude Richard Barone, Ellis Calvin, Robert Freudenberg, Moses Gates, Melissa Kaplan-Macey, Sarabrent McCoy, Pierina Ana Sanchez, Mandu Sen, Sarah Serpas, Kate Slevin and Julia Vitullo-Martin.
Video: Why We Need to Rethink the Way We Govern the Region
Creating Next Generation Transportation
Thinking Big (and Small): Recommendations for Next Generation Transportation RPA staff
Staff who have contributed to this workinclude Richard Barone, Allison Henry, Rob Lane, Mandu Sen, Kate Slevin and Jeff Zupan.
Video: Modernizing the Way Our Region Moves
The Fourth Plan and New Jersey
Making the Region Affordable for All
Creating Jobs, Housing and Healthy Communities RPA staff
Staff who have contributed to this work include Vanessa Barrios, Moses Gates, Melissa Kaplan-Macey, Rob Lane, Pierina Ana Sanchez, Mandu Sen, Sarah Serpas and Kate Slevin.
Video: Affordability Is Essential for Growth
The Fourth Plan and Connecticut
A Conversation with the Governor The Honorable Dannel Malloy, Governor of Connecticut
Rising to the Challenge of Climate Change
Charting a New, More Sustainable Course for the Region RPA staff
Staff who have contributed to this work include Ellis Calvin, Robert Freudenberg, Sarabrent McCoy and Mandu Sen.
Video: Now or Never: Opportunities in a Time of Environmental Change
The Power of the 'Burbs and Smaller Cities
A Conversation with the Region's Elected Leaders Steve Bellone, County Executive, Suffolk County Noam Bramson, Mayor of New Rochelle
Moderated by Christopher Jones, Senior Vice President and Chief Planner, RPA
The Fourth Plan and New York City
What's At Stake and What We Can Do, Together
A Call to Action Tom Wright, President, RPA
ABOUT THE PLAN
On November 30, Regional Plan Association will release a long-range, strategic plan for the New York-New Jersey-Connecticut metropolitan area, the fourth in the history of the region.
The plan identifies strategies to broaden prosperity and invest in communities; build modern infrastructure that boosts economic competitiveness; reduce inequities that lead to poor health and limit opportunity; and adopt innovative solutions to adapt to a changing climate. It includes ideas to be adopted today as well as a vision for the next twenty years.
The plan is anchored around four overarching actions: