Alexandria Waterfront Walk

APA Virginia Chapter

#9126961

Saturday, June 3, 2017
9 a.m. - noon EDT

Alexandria, VA, United States

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Overview

 

Join the Alexandria Waterfront Commission and the Virginia Chapter of the American Planning Association for a tour of Alexandria’s waterfront and an update on the implementation of Alexandria’s 2012 Waterfront Plan. This plan is a 20 to 30-year vision for Alexandria’s Old Town waterfront, incorporating flood mitigation, new and improved public open space, and redevelopment (for more information on the plan and implementation, please see https://www.alexandriava.gov/Waterfront). The tour will begin at Oronoco Bay Park and end at Windmill Hill Park. Highlights include:

 

 

 

  • Open Space and Parks

    • Oronoco Bay Park & Wythe Street Plaza

    • Founders Park

    • Interim Fitzgerald Square

    • Waterfront Park

    • Point Lumley Park

    • Roberdeau Park

    • Shipyard Park

    • Windmill Hill Park

    • Harborside Park

  • Discussion of Combined Sewer Outfalls

  • Redevelopment Sites:

    • Robinson Terminal North

    • New Old Dominion Boat Club

    • Robinson Landing

 

 

 

Speakers

Dirk Geratz, AICP

Confirmed Speaker

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Dana Wedeles, AICP

Confirmed Speaker

Dana Wedeles is a Principal Planner with the City of Alexandria, VA. She received her Bachelor’s degree from New York University and a Master’s degree in Urban Planning from Columbia University. Prior to relocating to her hometown of Alexandria in 2010, she worked in various park operations and ... Read More

Khoa Tran

Confirmed Speaker

Khoa Tran has been with the City since 2006 and is currently Environmental Program Manager with the T&ES Office of Environmental Quality. He is a chemical engineer by training and obtained a Master's degree in Chemical Engineering from McGill University. Khoa previously worked on resolving air quality issues ... Read More

Contact Info

Lee Farmer, lfarmer@VHB.com