Departmental Papers (City and Regional Planning)

Document Type

Journal Article

Date of this Version

September 2002


Permission from American Planning Association. Reprinted from Planning, Volume 68, Issue 9, 2 pages.


In an interview, Amanda Burden, New York City Planning Commissioner, discusses her organization's role in the redevelopment of Lower Manhattan. The biggest issues involved, why she feels so strongly about physical planning and urban design, and what her organization's concerns are in terms of physical planning for the boroughs.



Date Posted: 05 April 2007