Healthy Communities Forum: San Jose

When
September 15, 2011 - 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Where
School of Arts and Culture at the Mexican Heritage Plaza 1700 Alum Rock Avenue San José

From SVBC:

SVBC is proud to be a co-host of the Healthy Communities Forum, a unique opportunity for decision makers, community leaders, and the general public to listen to visionary speakers share their knowledge related to a specific aspect of a healthy community. Participants engage in dialogue to connect the vision of a healthy community to their own community, discuss solutions, and together decide on meaningful next steps.

Kim Walesh, San Jose’s Director of Economic Development, will discuss some of the changes our cities face in the coming decades and their positive impact on our local economies if we respond effectively. She will highlight strategies cities can take to not only ensure they are economically healthy and resilient but also environmentally and socially. Afterward, we’ll strategize solutions and next steps together with Chris Bui, master interactive facilitator.

Learn more about building climate-friendly communities athttp://lomaprieta.sierraclub.org/bcfc/index.

To RSVP, contact Megan Fluke at megan.fluke@sierraclub.org or (650) 390-9604.