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July 21st: Stella Chao on Sustainable growth in 21st century neighborhoods

Tuesday, July 21st, 2009

Tuesday July 21st, in lieu of our regular RichmondRail Tuesday Night Out, consider attending a free talk on sustainable neighborhoods, hosted by Houston Tomorrow!

Stella ChaoStella Chao directs the City of Seattle’s Department of Neighborhoods. The Department of Neighborhoods works to bring government closer to city residents by giving them a central role in planning for the growth of their communities. It empowers residents to create healthy, safe, and vibrant neighborhoods by providing tools, education, and support, and brings more of Seattle’s underrepresented citizens into the process of civic discourse, planning, and action.

Ms. Chao will talk Tuesday about sustainable growth in 21st century neighborhoods. The event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP to if you will attend, or call (713) 523-5757 with any questions.

What:  Houston Tomorrow distinguished speaker: Stella Chao (details)

When: Tuesday, July 21, 2009 reception at 6:30 pm, talk at 7:00 pm

Where:  United Way Community Resource Center, 50 Waugh Dr. at Feagan, Houston, 77007