Havlick, Spence


Title
Havlick, Spence
Creator:
Havlick, Spenser W.(Spence), 1935-, interviewee; Ciarlo, Dorothy D., interviewer;
Date Recorded:
1996
Date digitized:
Length of interview:
Description:

In this interview, recorded in 1996, Spenser W. Havlick talks about how he has been involved in Boulder’s city planning since the 1970s. Both as a member of Boulder’s City Council and as a professor in Architecture and Planning at the University of Colorado, Boulder, Spenser advocated continuing growth and development restrictions. He has initiated environmental-friendly projects in Boulder, such as planning for the bicycling and pedestrian path along Boulder Creek through the heart of town. Havlick also discusses some positive and negative changes in the City Council over the years, as well as changes in Boulder itself.

 

Places: Moved in 1975 to Boulder: “Vetsville”, Coot Lake

 

People: Duane Nuzum, George Bolen, Scott Havlick, Paul Danish, Jim Corbridge, Peter Dietze, Larry Frye, Gilbert White, Al Bartlett, Janet Robertson

 

Subjects: Mount Saint Gertrude Academy, Boulder Creek path, College of Environmental Design, University-City Council relations, city council 1980-1998, Danish Plan, NIST/NOAA building site, environmental impact study, NCAR expansion, growth control, residential and business, bicycles

 

 

Subject:
Language:
eng
Original Format:
sound cassette
Notes:
Local call number:
OH0814
Copyright:
Copyright restrictions applying to the use or reproduction of oral history interviews are available from the Carnegie Branch Library for Local History/Boulder Public Library.
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