Neighborhood Planning Assemblies (NPAs) are grassroots, neighborhood organizations that were established in each of Burlington's seven Wards to empower citizen participation in City government. Working as neighborhood advocacy groups, Neighborhood Planning Assemblies facilitate communication between the citizens of Burlington and city government through regular meetings scheduled in each Ward. Ward 6 meets the first Thursday of the month.
Meeting place: Greek Orthodox Church 600 South Willard Street
Y Connection host Jan Riordan speaks with Joyce Cameron, Director of Development & Community Relations, Marsha Faryniarz, Senior Vice President, and Jess Lukas, Assistant Aquatics Director on how the Greater Burlington YMCA blends mission and philanthropy into their community work. www.gbymca.org/give or (802) 652-8159
The Y: We're for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.
Host Erhard Mahnke speaks with Linda Ryan, Executive Director of the Samaritan House in St. Albans and Co-Chair of the Governor's Council on Pathways from Poverty. Erhard and Linda review the Council's recent report and recommendations to the Governor.
You can contact Erhard at erhardm '@' vtaffordablehousing.org (802) 660-9484 www.vtaffordablehousing.org
Sough End neighbors, businesses, and advocates learn and comment on current Parkway designs and how the project has changed. Questions responded to by the City and VTrans.
Organized and hosted by: AARP, Local Motion, SEABA, BBA
Host Dennis McMahon speaks with Darby Mayville, Community Relations/Economic Development Assistant for Essex Junction Village, on the Dec. 11th, 6pm Annual Holiday Kick-off in Essex Junction.
More information: http://www.ejrp.org/train-hop.html
Wards 2/3 Neighborhood Planning Assembly Steering Committee member Charlie Gianonni speaks with Barbara McGrew, Downtown Neighborhood Association member, on Burlington's newest 'Neighborhood Association' and how it contributes to the issues affecting 'Downtown' Burlington. More information: email@example.com
Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) shares his appreciation and the value of public access television and Channel 17/CCTV Center for Media and Democracy in light of the organization's 25th anniversary. ACT NOW!
In the World of Winooski: Small Business Saturday and Vermont Refugee Resettlement Program 11/24/2015
Host and Mayor Seth Leonard highlights the upcoming Small Business Saturday on November 28th. He then speaks with Amila Merdzanovic, Director of Vermont Field Office, Vermont Refugee Resettlement Program.
For more information on the Refugee Resettlement Program visit: http://www.refugees.org/about-us/where-we-work/vrrp/
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