The series consists of conversations about how to advance more equitable and sustainable U.S. suburbs. “We delve into the topic of ‘ecological sprawl‘ with ecologists, legislators, economists, designers, and conservationists,” Erica teases the series.
So far, Suburb Futures has published two episodes:
What does the expansion of suburbia mean for climate change objectives? Can suburbs become ecologically sustainable and equitable communities? And what steps are necessary to achieve that?
Erica is one of thirty 2020-2021 Landecker Democracy Fellows. This fellowship, a collaboration between the Alfred Landecker Foundation and Humanity in Action, was created to strengthen a new generation of leaders whose approaches to political and social challenges can become catalysts for democratic placemaking and community building. Read more about the fellowship here.