Working for Smart Growth:
More Livable Places and Open Spaces


How a Corridor Revived a College Town

March 15, 2018
9:00 amto11:00 am

Explore the opportunities and challenges in public-private partnerships in university community development with Urban Land Institute Philadelphia.

Rowan Boulevard is a one-third mile long extension of Glassboro’s Central Business District that leverages the close proximity of the Borough and Rowan University to create a vibrant, thriving integration of academic, business, cultural, and commercial activities. From its genesis almost two decades ago, the now-busy Boulevard is the successful result of close collaboration among the public, institutional, and private partners, and innovative planning and design that have yielded a friendly, attractive environment for students, staff and visitors affiliated with Rowan University, as well as local Glassboro residents and business people.


Part 1: Overview: The History and Development of Rowan Boulevard

Part 2: Panel: Practitioner Expertise – In Retrospect…

Location: Rowan University Engineering Hall, 201 N. Campus Road, Glassboro NJ 08028

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