Great Cities, Great Markets

Posted by on May 24, 2002


From: “Harriet Festing”

Dear all,
I thought you might find this conference of interest. If you don’t know of our work, please visit Thanks!

Revitalise your community through farmers and public markets: economic regneration, micro-enterprises, upward mobility, downtown revitalization, urban planning, sustainable development, ethnicity, social integration, business incubators…….



This three day conference, presented by Project for Public Spaces, includes tours, speakers, workshops, neighborhood ethnic food tours, and local food prepared by W Hotel chef, Michel Nischan. Tours will include visits to New York City Greenmarkets, Fulton Fish Market (the final year of this historic market), Chelsea Market, Gansvoort Market District and Grand Central Market.

“Great Markets, Great Cities”
The 5th International Public Market Conference
Presented by Project for Public Spaces

November 9-11, 2002
The ‘W Hotel’, 541 Lexington Avenue, New York

FOR MORE INFORMATION: or contact Harriet Festing, Project for Public Spaces, Phone: (212) 620-5660, e-mail

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