Event: Moving Madison Square Garden and the Battle for a Better Penn

Join RPA and Community Board 5 on January 19 for a lively discussion about the future of regional transit, why Madison Square Garden needs to be moved and what a new, world-class Penn Station would mean for New York. This extraordinary evening hosted by Manhattan Community Board 5 will feature three distinguished speakers: Vishaan Chakrabarti, founder of the Practice for Architecture and Urbanism; Michael Kimmelman, architecture critic of The New York Times; and Tom Wright, president of Regional Plan Association. They will lay out their vision for the future of the West Midtown transit corridor, including Penn Station, Moynihan Station, Amtrak’s Gateway project and the Port Authority Bus Terminal.

When: Thursday January 19, 2017

Time: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Where: SAG-AFTRA Foundation – Robin Williams Center, 247 West 54th Street, New York, NY 10019

Register here


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