Partnerships between local governments and private developers can be effective mechanisms to implement public policy and ensure the financial viability of New Urbanist projects. Panelists for this session described – from both the developer and local government perspectives – how partnerships can be used to provide affordable housing, encourage sustainable design and facilitate redevelopment while keeping focused on the bottom line.
Kyndel Bennett, Managing Director, Cherokee
Laura J. Huffman, Assistant City Manager, City of Austin
Matt Whelan, Senior Vice President, Catellus / A ProLogis Company