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Walter Cope Evans

Walter Cope Evans, American urban planner, consultant.


  • Evans, Walter Cope was born on September 5, 1948 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of J. Morris and Anne (Tall) Evans.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts Pennsylvania, 1970. Master of City Regional Planning, Rutgers University, 1974.


    • Community organizer Germantown Settlement, Philadelphia, 1970-1972. Community planner Bucks County Planning Commission, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, 1974-1977. Township planner Whitemarsh Township, Lafayette Hill, 1977-1985.

      Private practice consultant, since 1985. Member real estate advisory committee Montgomery County Community College, Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, since 1985.


    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Society of Friends


    Board directors Pennswood Village, Newtown, Pennsylvania, since 1986, vice chairman board, 1988-1989, chairman board, 1989-1991. Board overseers Doylestown Monthly Meeting of Friends, 1986-1987. Member American Institute Certified Planners (charter), American Planning Association (charter, president Eastern Pennsylvania chapter 1984-1985), Pennsylvania Planning Association (board directors 1984-1987), National Trust History Preservation, Greater Conshohocken C. of Chamber (board directors since 1991), Philadelphia Cricket Club, Delta Tau Delta.


    • Married Jane Fleming, November 21, 1970. Children: Alison, Megan, Andrew F.
    • father: J. Morris Evans
    • mother: Anne (Tall) Evans
    • spouse: Jane Fleming
    • children: Alison Evans
    • Megan Evans
    • Andrew F. Evans
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    Born September 5, 1948
    (age 69)
    • 1970
      University Pennsylvania
    • 1974
      Rutgers University
    • 1970 - 1972
      Community organizer Germantown Settlement
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1974 - 1977
      community planner Bucks County Planning Commission
      Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1977 - 1985
      township planner Whitemarsh Township
      Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1985
      private practice, consultant