The Center participated as a platinum sponsor of the conference, Dr. Ned Murray was a facilitator and fellow Ralph Rosado was awarded in the conference.
University of Miami's Office of Civic and Community Engagement and Florida International University's Metropolitan Center are partnering to explore new research and strategies regarding affordable housing in urban communities.
Sant La, the Haitian Neighborhood Center, partnered with the Metropolitan Center to conduct a study to evaluate the Haitian Community.
Maria Ilcheva, PhD, Senior Researcher, presented on "Transportation and Quality of Life: The Importance of an Integrated Transportation System".
The American Planning Association (APA) Florida Executive Committee and the 2015 Awards Committee selected the Neighbors Unit to Create Coral Villas Park for an APA Florida Award of Merit in the Grassroots Initiatives category.
The annual conference of the American Planning Association, Florida chapter, will be held from September 8-11, 2015, in Hollywood, FL.
The official newsletter of the Metropolitan Center, The Metro, is now available. The first issue of 2015 is filled with events, projects, and training programs from the past year. Take a look at what we've been up to!
Mr. Rosado is President of Rosado and Associates, an urban planning and economic development strategy firm based in Miami, as well as an instructor in graduate and professional programs at the University of Miami and Florida International University.
Our 4th Annual State of the South Florida Economy MetroForum was a success! Presentations are now available on our website.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015, 8:30 am - 11:30 am, Hyatt Regency Miami Guest Speakers: Tom Hudson, VP of News and Special Correspondent, WLRN South Florida Lars Gilberts, Statewide ALICE Director, United Way of Broward County Kevin T. Greiner, JD, MUP, IBI, FIU Metropolitan Center Research Fellow Michael Maxwell, Managing Partner, MAXWELL + Partners. Special Presentation By: Dr. Ned Murray, AICP, FIU Metropolitan Center Economic Indicator Project