Mayors Innovation Project


February 2005 NCP Meeting: Racine, WI

February 2005: Racine, WI

Inaugural New Cities Meeting

Topic Areas: Economic Development, Housing, Transportation, Federal Fiscal Policy
February 10-12, 2005
Location: Wingspread Conference Center: Racine, Wisconsin

  • Agenda [PDF]

  • Meeting Attendees [PDF]


  • “A Transformative Agenda for U.S. Cities”. Bruce Katz, Director of Brookings Institution Metropolitan Policy Program. [PDF]

  • "High Road or Low Wages: Choices on Economic and Workforce Development”. Joel Rogers, Director of the Center on Wisconsin Strategy [PDF]

  • “Finding the Hidden Assets: New Strategies for Wealth Creation from Smarter Growth”. Scott Bernstein, President of the Center for Neighborhood Technology. [PDF]
  • “The New Fiscal Realities”. Alice Rivlin, Senior Fellow in the Economic Studies Program at the Brookings Institution. [PDF]

  • “Changing Places”. John Norquist, President and CEO of the Congress for New Urbanism. [PDF]

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