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One of the nation’s leading experts on transit-oriented developments and walkability will be the keynote speaker at the chamber’s third annual Regional
Real Estate Forum, happening Tuesday, Sept. 12 at the Needham Sheraton.
Speck is a city planner and urban designer who, through writing, public service, and built work, advocates internationally for more walkable cities.
He leads Speck & Associates, a Brookline-based private consultancy offering design and advisory services to North American municipalities and the
real-estate development industry.
Speck has dedicated his career to determining what makes cities thrive. And he has boiled it down to one key factor: walkability.