The Rise of Modern Era Streetcars in the United States
Contemporary Issues in Planning & Design Lecture Series
The Rise of Modern Era Streetcars in the United States: Tensions Between Transportation & Economic Development
Joel Mendez (BS 2010 Community & Regional Planning), assistant professor of urban planning, University of Kansas
Mendez is an assistant professor of urban planning in the School of Public Affairs and Administration at the University of Kansas. He holds a BS in community and regional planning from Iowa State, where he was also a McNair Scholar; an MS in urban planning from Texas A&M University and a PhD from Florida State University. His research interests lie in the intersection between transportation, economic development and social justice.
Sponsored by the Department of Community & Regional Planning and the Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program