Making the City Green

Type: Paper
Sponsor Groups: Urban Geography Specialty Group
Poster #:
Day: 4/11/2018
Start / End Time: 3:20 PM / 5:00 PM (MDT)
Room: Napoleon D2, Sheraton 3rd Floor
Organizers: Julie Cidell
Chairs: Krista Evans


Papers in this session address how cities seek to improve sustainability in discursive, regulatory, and material ways. Topics include green infrastructure, green buildings, tiny houses, and the ideology of sustainability.


Type Details Minutes Start Time
Presenter Taylor Wieczerak*, Montclair State University, Pankaj Lal, Montclair State University, Bernabas Wolde, Montclair State University, Christopher Marinello, Montclair State University, An Economic Valuation of Combined Sewer Overflows and Green Infrastructure in Northern New Jersey 20 3:20 PM
Presenter Gregory Yetman*, NASA Global Change Master Directory, Jonh Squires, CIESIN, Columbia University, Mapping Green Infrastructure and Impervious Surfaces in the City of New York 20 3:40 PM
Presenter Shan-Yu Wang*, National Taiwan University, From Arsenal to Biotech Science Park: Transformation of Urban Marginal Land in Taipei 20 4:00 PM
Presenter Krista Evans*, Missouri State University, Integrating Tiny and Small Houses into the American Urban Fabric: a Comparative Case Study in the Carolinas 20 4:20 PM
Presenter Jeong Seong*, University of West Georgia, Modelling Solar Energy Potential for Green and Sustainable Urban Environment 20 4:40 PM

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