A Summons to Memphis 2015 - Mayor Mick Cornett

The Memphis Flyer is bringing Mayor Mick Cornett to Memphis to share with us the success stories of Oklahoma City. From the sound of his 2015 State of the City Address, there seem to be many comparisons that can be made with Memphis and lessons we can learn.
 

Monday (9/14), at 11am, Peabody Hotel's Grand Ballroom. Cost: $50. Click HERE to purchase tickets.

Cities Reinventing a Relationship with Their Rivers

Think what could happen in Memphis if we thought of and planned our riverfront as a system of connected parks and historic sites for citizens to enjoy? 
Seoul. Ljubljana, Madrid, Paris, Qinhuangdao City, Lyon, Bordeaux, Moscow, Singapore, and New York City -- 10 cities that have found ways to improve the quality of life and reintroduce nature sustainably back into the heart of their cities.

Take a look at this article by Yuliya Georgieva posted on the Landscape Architects Network.