Presentation of Roland Castro's book « du Grand Paris à Paris en grand »

Presentation of Roland Castro's book « du Grand Paris à Paris en grand » © Roland Castro

In the presence of Anne Hidalgo, Mayor of Paris and Patrick Ollier, President of the Métropole du Grand Paris

With the participation of Dominique Alba, Delphine Baldé, Julien Beller, Michel Cantal Dupart, Silvia Casi, Alexandre Chemetoff, Thierry Dallard, Sophie Denissof, Didier Fussilier, Manuelle Gautrand, Antoine Grumbach, Tewfik Guerroudj, Jean Haëntjens, Serge Hureau, Olivier Hussenet, Philippe Journo, Yann Kersalé, Olivier Klein, Thierry Lajoie, Jean-Pierre Le Dantec, François Leclerq, Catherine Lescure, Jean Nouvel, Christian de Portzamparc, Elisabeth Portzamparc, Natasha Pouget, Pierre-Alain Trévelo, Jean-François Clerc

On Tuesday, September 25, 2018, the architect and urban planner Roland Castro released his report "From Grand Paris to Paris en grand", after giving it to the President of the Republic, Emmanuel Macron. In June 2018, Emmanuel Macron, President of the Republic, had entrusted him with a mission on Greater Paris. The mission letter stated: "We can no longer wait to build a new model of a sustainable, connected, attractive, supportive and radiant metropolis. This project will at the same time embody a vision of the urbanity of tomorrow and meet the challenges of everyday life of the Grands Parisiens. To fight effectively against the economic and social dualisation of Greater Paris and to support the innovation and the creativity of the actors of this territory. To limit the risks of congestion to guarantee its renewed attractiveness... This model, we must give ourselves the means to build it, around a shared vision ... co-built with all the territorial actors concerned, and in the first row the elected ones local. " Roland Castro's report "From Grand Paris to Paris in Grand" should allow to launch a big debate with the elected officials, the institutions and the citizens, opening on a series of operational projects on which the President of the Republic must pronounce in some month ... Retired from