Birmingham Mayor Pro Tem & oc115 Founder talk about CNU24 on WJR

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(Compiled, April 26, 2016)

Detroit, MI – The Congress for New Urbanism is meeting in Detroit June 8-12 to learn about different aspects of development and community building, with Detroit as a source of inspiration for urban planners from around the globe.

One of the Co-chairs of #CNU24 is Mark Nickita, who is an architect, an entrepreneur, and the Mayor Pro Tem of Birmingham.  Nikita was one of the guests on The Prosperity Agenda radio show, which is hosted by Michigan royal_servicesMunicipal League Director Dan Gilmartin.  Nikita was joined by CNU President and CEO Director Lynn Richards; CNU Board Chair Doug Farr of Farr Associates, and oc115 Editor and Publisher Crystal Proxmire who was guest co-host of the program.

The guests talked about CNU24, including neighborhood growth, walkability, transit and ties that the guests have to the Detroit area.

Listen to the program on air at WJR 750 am at 7 pm on Wednesday, April 27.  Or check it out online at

Learn more about #CNU24 at

Check out pictures below from the visit to WJR studios in the Fisher Building.

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