Sustainability sessions planned in region

Jun. 21, 2013 @ 03:48 PM

Two of the nation’s leading authorities on building strong towns through wise investments and development strategies will be in the Triad starting Monday.

Among the five sessions is one at noon Tuesday in High Point at the String and Splinter Club at 305 W. High Ave. downtown and at another at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Lexington Civic Center, 217 S. Main St.
The presenters are Joe Minicozzi, principal of Urban3, an Asheville-based consulting company specializing in land value economics, property tax analysis and community design, and Charles Marohn is a professional engineer licensed in Minnesota and a member of the American Institute of Certified Planners.
The sessions are sponsored by Piedmont Together, which is promoting sustainable development in the region.
The sessions are open to the public. For more information, call the Piedmont Authority for Regional Transportation at 662-0002 or check the website www.triadsustainability.org.