The Imagine Austin Speaker Series is an opportunity to promote and implement the Imagine Austin Comprehensive Plan through shared dialogue and mutual learning. We invite targeted thought leaders from around the nation to give talks on various subjects to promote and implement the vision and policies set forth in Imagine Austin.
Uprooted: Displacement in Austin's Neighborhoods and What Can Be Done About It
Dr. Elizabeth Mueller, Associate Professor of Community and Regional Planning at the University of Texas at Austin
Professor Heather Way, Clinical Professor at the University of Texas School of Law
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
7pm to 8:30pm | doors open at 6:30pm
Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River Street
Description: Join us for a presentation by the author's of a year-long gentrification study of Austin as they share their findings around a series of pressing questions: Where is gentrification taking place in Austin? What strategies have been success in reducing displacement in Austin and other cities? How should the City of Austin move forward?