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Downtown Future Forum - Downtown 2050: How social and economic trends are re-shaping the future of downtowns

  • San Mateo Public Library 55 W 3rd Ave San Mateo, CA, 94402 United States (map)

Date: April 1, 2015 from 6:00-7:30pm

Location: San Mateo Public Library (OAK ROOM) - 55 W. Third Ave., San Mateo

An event was held on Wednesday, April 1st from 6:00pm - 7:30pm at the San Mateo Public Library to kick-off the Downtown Future Forums series. This discussion was focused on socio-economic trends effecting downtowns throughout the Bay Area and how cities are responding to them. The event featured a panel of experts currently involved in Downtown initiatives. 

Speakers:
Steve Levy, Director and Senior Economist, Center for Continuing Study of the California Economy (CCSCE)
Sean Brooks, Economic Development Manager, City of Redwood City
David Woltering, Community Development Manager, City of San Bruno
Jeff Kay, Business Development Manager, City of San Leandro

The event was catered by Three Restaurant in San Mateo.

Please find links to the agenda, PPT presentations, images from and video of the event, and the event summary below.