National Building Museum

DC Builds: How Tall to Build?

The 1910 Building Height Act in Washington DC set strict limits for how tall architects can build in the district. Listen to an expert panel debate the pros and cons of changing this nearly 100 year old statute.

Panelists include:
 Thomas Luebke, Secretary, US Commission of Fine Arts
 Christopher Leinberger, Brookings Institution Visiting Fellow
 Whayne Quin, Holland & Knight, LLP
 Marcel Acosta, National Capital Planning Commission

Mary Fitch,  Executive Director, Washington Chapter, American Institute of Architects will moderate

1.5 LU (AIA) / 1.5 CM (AICP)
$12 Members; $12 Students; $20 Non-members. Prepaid registration required. Walk in registration based on availability.

Time: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

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