• Featured event

    Westside Mayors Panel: Governance in Times of Prosperity (NON-MEMBERS-use this form to register)

    Friday, March 15, 2019 at 07:15 AM
    Helms Design Center in Culver City , CA

    SOLD OUT!!  Onsite registration will NOT be available.  

    California, Los Angeles, and the Westside in particular have enjoyed an incredible run of prosperity over the past few years. That run won't necessarily end soon, but sentiments around the state point to this year as an inflection point. If we don't make progress on housing, homelessness, budgets, and responses to climate change, we may discover that we've missed our chance. Meanwhile, advances that may have seemed far off -- such as autonomous vehicles, "smart city" technologies, and even flying cars -- are becoming increasingly more realistic. 

    This month at WUF, we will gather the mayors of four Westside Cities -- Beverly Hills, Culver City, Santa Monica, and West Hollywood -- to ask them to describe the mood in the region and in their cities and find out what they are doing to make the most of this moment. We will discuss budgets, development, transportation and traffic, technology, homelessness and social services, and the relationship between cities and Sacramento and D.C. The mayors will review their goals halfway through this fiscal year, and discuss their visions for how their respective cities fit into the culture, economy, and built environment of the greater Los Angeles area. And we'll ask how they intend to plan for an economic downtown, if and when it arrives. Please join us for WUF's signature winter event! 

    PANELISTS
    Dr. Julian Gold, Mayor of Beverly Hills
    Gleam Davis, Mayor of Santa Monica
    John Duran, Mayor of West Hollywood
    Thomas Aujero Small, Mayor of Culver City

    MODERATOR
    Amy E. Freilich, Partner, Armbruster Goldsmith & Delvac LLP

    Helms Design Center @ the Helms Bakery campus
    8745 Washington Blvd.
    Culver City, CA  90232
    Google map and directions

    Parking
    Available in the adjacent, interior parking garage at 8711 Washington Blvd., Culver City (look for the red banners), or ample street parking, or via the Expo Light Rail line, one block to the east of Helms Bakery.

    7:15am-9am

    7:15am  Registration
    7:30am  Breakfast
    7:45am  Panel Discussion

    $50  members
    $65  nonmembers
    $10  student members
    $15  student nonmembers

    Pre-registration closes on Wednesday, February 13, 2019.  After February 13, 2019 and at onsite registration the cost will be an additional $10.  No refunds or credits will be provided after this date.

     


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