Around Town: The US Conference of Mayors’ Town Hall: Community Development and Housing Committee

Join Boston Globe Editor, Brian McGrory, as he leads a town hall discussion with mayors and community stakeholders from across the country. Learn what is being done to connect people with economic opportunities they need to be financially independent. Hear potential strategies and a framework to promote the innovation economy in a way that provides access to economic growth for all. Speakers include: Mayor Greg Fischer (Louisville, KY), Richard Reeves (The Brookings Institution), Mayor Ashley Swearengin (Fresno, CA), Mayor Setti Warren (Newton, MA), Bridget Wallace (Founder, SkyLab), President Valerie Roberson (Roxbury Community College) and MA State Senator, Sonia Chang-Diaz.

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Nov 4, 2015