planning http://wrkf.org en Smart Growth, a New Year's Resolution for Baton Rouge? http://wrkf.org/post/smart-growth-new-years-resolution-baton-rouge <p>WRKF set up its Recording Booth at the <a href="http://summit.cpex.org/" target="_blank">Louisiana Smart Growth Summit</a>, put on by the Center for Planning Excellence at the Shaw Center back in November.</p><p>People at the summit — planners, landscape architects, public officials, environmentalists — were asked a simple question: What does “smart growth” look like in Baton Rouge?</p><p>The answers could almost be a set of new year’s resolutions for the city...</p><p> Wed, 01 Jan 2014 12:38:10 +0000 Amy Jeffries 20758 at http://wrkf.org Smart Growth, a New Year's Resolution for Baton Rouge? Chris Williams, Eric Deggans, James Lima http://wrkf.org/post/chris-williams-eric-deggans-james-lima <p>Jim chats with Chris Williams, editor of “The Richard Burton Diaries”, a collection of the great actor’s writings and diary entries.</p><p>Author Eric Deggans discusses his book, “Race-Baiter”, about the powerful ways modern media feeds fears, prejudices, and hate to attract and maintain an audience.</p><p>Architect and community planning expert James Lima, who’ll be speaking Nov. 28 at the Smart Growth Summit at the Manship Theatre in Baton Rouge.</p><div><div data-tooltip="Show trimmed content" id=":36r" role="button" tabindex="0"><img src="https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/images/cleardot.gif"></div></div><p> Tue, 27 Nov 2012 16:50:28 +0000 Jim Engster 2803 at http://wrkf.org Raleigh Planning Chief to Baton Rouge: 'You're Not Keeping Your Young People' http://wrkf.org/post/raleigh-planning-chief-baton-rouge-youre-not-keeping-your-young-people <p>Mitchell J. Silver opened the Louisiana Smart Growth Summit last night with constructive criticism of the capital city and its leaders. Silver serves in the Department of City Planning in Raleigh, North Carolina.</p><p> Tue, 27 Nov 2012 15:33:50 +0000 Lisa Lovello 2795 at http://wrkf.org