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Councillor Lindell Smith Visits Planning Class

Posted by School of Planning on October 6, 2017 in Planning
HRM Councillor Lindell Smith (back row, center) visited Ren Thomas' PLAN 4001/4002 class on October 5, 2017
HRM Councillor Lindell Smith (back row, center) visited Ren Thomas' PLAN 4001/4002 class on October 5, 2017

HRM Councillor Lindell Smith visited the PLAN 4001/4002 urban design/environmental planning studio on October 5th. The students are working on an affordable rental housing project, including financial, demographic, policy, sustainability, and design considerations. Councillor Smith shared his experience growing up in social and affordable housing in the North End of Halifax, which greatly contributed to the students' understanding of this complex issue.