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“THE CITY PLANNING MOVEMENT IN PASADENA”

GEORGE A. DAMON DEAN OF ENGINEERING

This 1917 article outlines efforts to create the “My City” Planning Exhibit the previous year. For a copy, including local articles on the exhibit, download a pdf at: mycity.is/

Among the pioneering city planners at the dawn of the modern city, Dean George A. Damon authored an article about the exhibit he helped organize (left) and the Movement he helped lead.

planningmovement.pdf

“HOW TO GET STARTED IN CITY PLANNING: THE PASADENA WAY” Inscribed outside today’s Planning Bldg, Dean Damon describes “The Pasadena Way” in 1916. See page 44 or download the article with commentary on revitalizing “My City” at mycity.is/pasadenaway.pdf

The Property Value Map Grounded in the financial practicalities fitting of its Board of Trade sponsor, this display mapped land values.

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CONTENTS

PREFACE

INTRO

MY CITY 1916

MAIN ST.

TODAY

LESSONS

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"My City" tells the story of Pasadena’s City Beautiful Movement and the century that followed, exploring how this proven approach can be rev...

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