Orientation Tour: Boston, Greater

What You'll Learn

  • Gain an understanding of Bostons current cultural and planning climate.
  • Hear personal and professional experiences in planning from the host city and its neighborhoods.
  • Get resources that allow personal exploration of the host city from a distance.

More Course Details

Welcome to Boston! While we can't load you onto tour buses and cart you around the city the way we normally would, we can give you a taste of whats happening around the city and the region, in planning and beyond. Hear from local planning directors, mayors, advocates, and academics who know Boston best. Learn about how the city sees itself and how it's shedding decades-old preconceptions and looking to the future.

A mix of interviews, site visits, and conversations with local experts, "Boston, Greater" describes a nuanced cultural history and visions for the coming years, all in the words of the people making change happen.