6:24pm

Thu June 7, 2012
Education

Town & Gown officials discuss issues, concerns

The 7th annual conference of the International Town and Gown Association, took place at Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond, Kentucky June 4 though 8, 2012.  On June 6th, a group of about 20 attended  a breakfast session for mayors, university presidents, city managers and other campus and municipal officials.

This is the broadcast of the session that aired on the WEKU Stations. 

Panelists for the session are: Dr. Doug Whitlock, President, Eastern Kentucky University; Hon. Jim Barnes, Mayor, Richmond, Kentucky; Dr. Lesley Di Mara, President, Colorado State University; and Pete Haga, Community/Government Relations Officer, Mayor's Office, City of Grand Forks, North Dakota.

The moderator is Tom Fountaine, Borough Manager of State College, Pennsylvania.

More information about the ITGA is available at:  www.itgau.org.