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Open space is considered a desirable part of many developments– both public and private– in the region. But it’s a concept so broad– encompassing parks, plazas, as well as open landscapes– that leaving it ill-defined can lead to trouble. Roger Lewis joins us to consider the promise– and potential peril– that open spaces bring to urban and suburban towns and cities.
- Roger Lewis Architect; Columnist, "Shaping the City," Washington Post; and Professor Emeritus of Architecture, University of Maryland College Park
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