JOIN US FOR A TOWN HALL MEETING
Tuesday, January 31, 2012
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
➜ H. Lee Dennison Building – Media Room
100 Veterans Memorial Highway Hauppauge, NY 11778
Weigh in on programs linking open space
protection to downtown revitalization.
SPEAKERS WILL INCLUDE:
Paul Beyer; New York State Department of State
Jennifer Cribbs; U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Adrienne Esposito; Citizens Campaign for the Environment
Michael Kelly; Long Island Builders Institute
The meeting will include a presentation on the work of the New York–Connecticut Sustainable Communities Consortium, a collaboration of local governments and regional planning organizations. We will also discuss Suffolk County’s efforts to accommodate population growth while protecting natural resources through transfer of development rights programs.
The New York–Connecticut Sustainable Communities Consortium is a partnership working with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and other federal agencies to create economic opportunity, housing options, transit and a better quality of life for you and your community.
- the partners are working to expand job and housing opportunities
- Suffolk and Nassau are participating as part of this effort
- to receive preferred status for federal grant applications
- you can get involved
- your priorities for your community or organization
- how we should measure our success