Moving Madison Square Garden and the Battle for a Better Penn

DATE AND TIME

Thu, January 19, 2017

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM EST

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LOCATION

SAG-AFTRA Foundation – Robin Williams Center

247 West 54th Street

New York, NY 10019

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DESCRIPTION
An extraordinary evening with three distinguished architectural and planning experts:

  • Vishaan Chakrabarti – Founder of the Practice for Architecture and Urbanism
  • Michael Kimmelman – Architecture critic of The New York Times
  • Tom Wright – President of the Regional Plan Association

They will lay out their vision for the future of the West Midtown Transit Corridor, the largest transportation hub in the United States, which includes Penn Station, Moynihan Station, Amtrak’s Gateway project and the Port Authority Bus Terminal.
Join us for a lively discussion about the future of regional transit, why Madison Square Garden needs to be moved, how it can happen, and what a new, world-class Penn Station would mean for New York.
[Image Credit: Practice for Architecture and Urbanism]