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Plan4LasCruces Film Screenings 2017

The screenings will take place in conference room 2007B on the 2nd Floor (700 N. Main Street). City planners will be airing two episodes of the PBS Series Designing Healthy Communities.

Designing Healthy Communities narrator Richard Jackson, MD, MPH, looks at the impact our built environment has on key public health indices – obesity, diabetes, heart disease, asthma, cancer and depression. Dr. Jackson connects bad community design with burgeoning health costs, then analyzes and illustrates what citizens are doing about this urgent crisis by looking upstream for innovative solutions.

The schedule is as follows:

Tuesday, March 14 (11 a.m. – noon & noon – 1 p.m.) Episode 4 – Searching for Shangri-La

Wednesday, March 15 (11 a.m. – noon & noon – 1 p.m.) Episode 1 – Retrofitting Suburbia

Thursday, March 16 (11 a.m. – noon & noon – 1 p.m.) Episode 4 – Searching for Shangri-La

Friday, March 17 (11 a.m. – noon) Episode 1 – Retrofitting Suburbia

Friday, March 17 (noon – 1 p.m.) Episode 4 – Searching for Shangri-La

Feel free to bring a sack lunch! For more information contact Katie Jenkins at 575-528-3271