Join us Wednesday, November 4th from 6-8pm for the IPA Fall Residency third Fellow Presentations and panel discussion.

TO BE OR NOT TO BQE?

2020 FALL RESIDENCY

MEET THE FELLOWS

BQE: Freight, Mobility, Community

TEAM PROFILE

TEAM PROFILE

BQE! or Building Queens’ Economy! Bring Queens Employment! Bring Queens Enjoyment! 

TEAM PROFILE

Pre/Post BQE

TEAM PROFILE

NYC LOOP

TEAM PROFILE

The BQE / From Hacking to Housing

MEET THE JURORS

Call for Entries Packet

Bibliography 

City Lab - Here Are the Urban Highways That Deserve to Die

Car Free America - Reconnecting Cities through Urban Highway Removals

 

Intelligencer - Here’s a Solution for Fixing the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway: Get Rid of It

 

PAST EVENTS

PANEL 1

OCTOBER 7TH 2020 6-8 PM

The First IPA Fall 2020 Residency Fellow Presentations and Panel had fellows sharing their progress, research, as well as how they are incorporating what they have learned through speaking with community stakeholders into their proposals. 
 
Panelists included Michael King, Margaret Newman, and Benjamin Prosky. 

This is the first of four public panels where Fellows present their work during the IPA Fall 2020 Residency.

KICKOFF

SEPTEMBER 23RD 2020 6-8 PM

The IPA Fall 2020 Residency Kickoff Panel was moderated by Michael Kimmelman. This panel provided some context and history for the BQE while grappling with the question: What opportunities and challenges would be created by its removal?
 
Panelists included Monxo Lopez, environmental justice and anti-displacement activist, Michael King, Founder, Traffic Calmer, and Jeffrey Shumaker, Director of Urban Planning, Bjarke Ingels Group.

 

In addition to this panel, there will be four public panels where Fellows present their work during the IPA Fall 2020 Residency.