The Importance of Entertainment and Recreation Spaces in Placemaking: A Developer’s View

October 26, 2022 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM (GMT-06:00) Central Time Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center, D221 Concurrent Session
Open to All Attendees
Master-Planned Communities Placemaking and Placekeeping Recreation and Entertainment
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For the Howard Hughes Corporation a premier developer of master-planned communities (MPCs) in New York, Maryland, Texas, Nevada, Arizona, and Hawaii—integration of public space for recreation and entertainment in an MPC is key to placemaking. In fact, the number-one amenity sought by homebuyers and tenants is access to open green space. This panel of leaders from different disciplines—master planning, government relations, marketing, and ESG (environmental, social, and governance)—discusses the role of entertainment and recreation spaces in community development. Hear about how the approach to these public spaces has transformed neighborhoods, built more inclusive and sustainable communities, and driven economic development.