2017 Program

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Welcome and Introduction

Anna Holtzclaw, ULI Memphis
Mayor Mark Luttrell, Shelby County
Chris Masingill, Delta Regional Authority

Mid-South Demographics

Dr. James Johnson, University of North Carolina

For Love of the Cities

Peter Kageyama
Local Application: Mayor George Holland, Morehead, MS

Memphis: A Workforce Under Construction

Kevin Woods & Patrick Johnston

Urbanism in the 21st Century

Mayor Joe Riley, Charleston, SC

Manufacturing Rules in the American South

Michael Randle       

Sustainable Transportation Planning

Paulo Nunes-Ueno
Local Application: Mayor Chip Johnson, Hernando, MS

Retrofitting Suburbia for 21st Century Challenges

Ellen Dunham-Jones
Local Application: Mike Palazzolo, Germantown, TN  

The Value of Regional Planning

Mitchell Silver         

 Conclusion and Call to Action

Mid-South Mayors' Council