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Noted author and urban planner Jeff Speck to join Torrance community meeting about new tech jobs and innovative city planning

SBAOR is pleased to support and help underwrite a special event coming up featuring renowned city planner Jeff Speck and tech executive Andy Wilson on the potential of Old Torrance. This is about the future of Torrance, how to attract new technology businesses and well-paying jobs, and how to revitalize communities like Old Torrance, which contribute to this city’s unique and historical character.

Torrance City Councilmember Tim Goodrich is sponsoring Revitalizing Old Torrance: Why it’s Key to Attracting Technology Businesses and the Future of Our City, a community meeting on Wednesday, May 1 starting at 6:30 p.m. The event will take place at Toyota Meeting Hall, 3330 Civic Center Drive in Torrance.
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Attendees at this event will hear from an internationally recognized city planner, Jeff Speck, who has spent years advocating for walkable cities and thriving American downtowns. He is the author of several books, including his most recent title, Walkable City.

Joining Mr. Speck at this community meeting is Andy Wilson, Executive Director of the Alliance for Southern California Innovation, and also a Pasadena City Councilmember. Don’t miss the fascinating conversation with these two experts discussing Torrance at the crossroads of technology innovation, good jobs, and thriving local communities.

Click here for more information and to register for free.