Robinson Landing Tour & Happy Hour
Thursday, June 16, 2022 5:00 pm
Join CNU DC for a tour of Robinson Landing in Alexandria followed by a happy hour on Thursday, June 16th!
5:00pm - Meet us on the corner of Duke and Strand. We'll have the opportunity to tour the development and understand it's history.
6:00pm - Join us for a happy hour at Sonoma Cellar! First drink is on us.
Join CNU DC for a tour of Robinson Landing in Alexandria followed by a happy hour!
Robinson landing is a waterfront development in Old Town featuring condominiums and town homes. The town homes face streets of Old Town allowing the project to seamlessly blend into this historic neighborhood while the condos have prime waterfront views.
After the tour, we'll walk along the waterfront and down King Street to Sonoma Cellar. We hope to see you there!
Please RSVP to our facebook event here or send us a message.
Meet on the corner of Duke and Strand
7 Pioneer Mill Way, Alexandria, VA 22314
207 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314
Learning from Colonial Urbanism:
Using the Past to Plan the Future
Tuesday, July 12, 2022 6:30 pm
Join CNU DC for a presentation by board member - Abbey Oklak. She will talk about the urban morphology of colonial American cities.
The New World was settled by European naval powers, and they created towns to control, protect and farm their new territories. These small settlements were the first suburban settlements in the United States of America (USA), and the early town planning of these new developments was based on historic precedents independent to each founding nation. Many
of the early towns have grown past their colonial boundaries to become the great metropolises of the USA. Through studying the urban morphology of three case studies - Saint Augustine, Florida; Charleston, South Carolina; and New Orleans, Louisiana - the success of these towns can give planners, architects and urban designers new methods which have been forgotten for
planning the new communities which may become the next great city.
Virtual invite will be sent out soon!
Mark your calendars for the following upcoming events. More information to follow:
2019 KEA Colloquium
--June 16 @ 5:00 - IN PERSON Robinson Landing Tour and Happy Hour
--July 12 @ 6:30 - Virtual Presentation on Colonial Urbanism with the CNUDC Board
Expect Monthly Happy Hours every third Thursday of the month! More information to come: