Fulfilling The Promise Of Jamaica

Identify opportunities and challenges in Jamaica.
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When Jun 24, 2014
from 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Melinda Katz, Queens Borough President

Invites you to help identify opportunities and challenges in Jamaica, along with:

  • Alicia Glen, Deputy Mayor for Housing and Economic Development
  • Kyle Kimball, President, New York City Economic Development Corporation
  • Carl Weisbrod, Chair, City Planning Commission
  • Marcia Keizs,President, York College
  • Elliot Sander, Chair, Regional Plan Association
  • Peter Kulka, Chair, Greater Jamaica Development Corporation

8:00 am – 9:00 am Breakfast and Speaking Program

9:00 am – 10:00 am First Breakout Session (3 Separate Groups)

  • Housing
  • Youth,
  • Community, and Education
  • Small Business & Workforce Development

10:15 am – 11:15 am Second Breakout Session (3 Separate Groups)

  • Anchor Institutions: Higher Education and Hospitals
  • Public Space, Transportation, & Infrastructure
  • Commercial Development

11:20 am – 12:00 pm

  • Wrap-up and Next Steps

RSVP at www.nyc.gov/JamaicaRSVP or JamaicaRSVP@Cityhall.nyc.gov by Friday, June 20, 2014.

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