Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Panel Discussion: What's Next For Coney Island?

 The Coney Island History Project sends word that a  panel discussion on the topic:
"Heritage, Rides, Redevelopment: What's Next for Coney Island?"
will take place Thursday, September 30 · 6:30 - 8:30 pm at CUNY Graduate Center, Proshansky Auditorium, 365 5th Ave (at 35th Street).

The discussion will center on the latest developments in Coney Island and on how Coney's past can shape its future.The panel will be moderated by Pulitzer-prize winning historian Mike Wallace. Presenters include Valerio Ferrari, president and CEO of Zamperla USA and Central Amusement International (CAI), operator of Coney Island's Luna Park.

"What's Next for Coney Island?" is sponsored by the Environmental Psychology Program at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, the NYC Graduate Urban Research Network, the New York Landmarks Conservancy, Save Coney Island, the Historic Districts Council, Coney Island USA and the Coney Island History Project.

Admission to Thursday's event is free, but pre-registration is recommended. Please register via the website

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