Coast to Coast

Coast to Coast is a weekly conversation which will take a deep dive into cities and explore ideas and insights on building engaged communities in a time of rapid change.

Hosted by Lilian Coral and Lilly Weinberg, Knight directors in the Community and National Initiatives program.


Upcoming Episodes

Ep. 5: Anthony Townsend – Rescheduled

EPISODE 5: NAVIGATING CITIES IN A PANDEMIC: HOW TO SAFELY MOVE PEOPLE AND GOODS What’s the safest way to move around people and goods during and after a pandemic? As we’re preparing for the COVID-19 rebuild, what questions should we grapple with? What do we need to address as we help people move around cities and […]

Ep. 5: Anthony Townsend – Rescheduled

Previous Episodes:

Ep. 4: Chelina Odbert and Raphael Clemente

How can we better leverage streets for people? How can streets be part of the solution for our economic recovery? We’ll talk with experts Chelina Odbert of KDI Design and Raphael Clemente of the […]

Ep. 4: Chelina Odbert and Raphael Clemente

Ep. 3: Kathryn Ott Lovell and Robert Hammond

As our communities rebuild after the COVID-19 crisis, what new public space models will help cities engage communities, manage spaces and forge partnerships? Lilly and Lilian spoke with Knight Public Spaces Fellows Kathryn Ott Lovell, commissioner of Philadelphia Parks […]

Ep. 3: Kathryn Ott Lovell and Robert Hammond

Ep. 2: Carol Coletta, Alexa Bush and Stephen Gray

Hosted in partnership with the High Line Network and Reimagining the Civic Commons. Featuring special guests Carol Coletta (President and CEO of the Memphis River Parks Partnership), Alexa Bush (Director of Urban […]

Ep. 2: Carol Coletta, Alexa Bush and Stephen Gray

Ep. 1: Eric Klinenberg

With special guest Eric Klinenberg, Knight Public Spaces Fellow, professor of social science at NYU and practitioner working on urban public spaces.

Ep. 1: Eric Klinenberg