Wed, Apr 9, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
The First Church in Jamaica Plain, Unitarian Universalist
6 Eliot St
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
With Bruce Seifer, advisor to fmr. Mayors Bernie Sanders and Peter Clavelle of Burlington, VT
What is a durable economy? How is it created and what does it take to sustain it over time? Bruce Seifer, author of Sustainable Communities: Creating a Durable Local Economy will provide insights and answers to these questions by exploring the components of sustainable economic development at the city level.
Bruce Seifer is a consultant with extensive experience in economic development. Under former Mayors Bernie Sanders and Peter Clavelle, he led Burlington, Vermont’s Community and Economic Development efforts for 28 years by developing a nationally recognized model for locally focused and community oriented urban revitalization.