issues on the horizon
first Summit Conference on Growth Issues for Charlottesville and
Albemarle County will be held Nov. 29, and is sponsored by the
Horizon Institute for Policy Solutions, in partnership with U.Va.'s
Center for Public Service and Piedmont Virginia Community
College. The meeting, open to the public, will take place at PVCC's
Dickinson Auditorium and begin at 4:30 p.m.
conference will feature a special presentation of new demographic
and economic forecasts through the year 2020, as well as national
and state leaders giving talks on smart growth initiatives.
Chapin, president and CEO of the American Architectural Foundation,
headquartered in Washington, D.C., will be the guest speaker.
Chapin is a past president of the Urban Land Institute, a nonprofit
education and research institute whose mission is to provide responsible
leadership in the use of land.
For information, call the Horizon Institute at 295-2532 or see
the Web site at www.horizoninstitute.org.