Tampa Bay- City of Tampa Mayoral Forum - Building Tampa's Future

  • 02 Feb 2011
  • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Tampa Bay History Center - TECO Hall - 801 Old Water Street - Tampa FL 33602


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Presented by the USGBC Florida Gulf Coast Chapter
Hosted by the Tampa History Center

Meet Tampa Mayoral Candidates

Tampa’s next Mayor needs to have vision that will create a brighter future for our community

Channel 10's Mike Deeson will moderate this important discussion

Join us Wednesday, February 2nd
from 7:00 pm to 8:00pm

Tampa Bay History Center
TECO Hall - 801 Old Water Street Tampa, FL
doors open 6:00 pm
program begins 7:00pm - 8:00 pm 

The Tampa Bay Chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council and the Tampa Bay History Center are partnering to present Building Tampa’s Future, a mayoral candidate forum with a focus on development, sustainability and job creation. The forum will be broadcast live at 7:00 pm from the Tampa Bay History Center, on Wednesday, Feb. 2. Doors open at 6:00pm.

Moderated by WTSP 10 News Senior Reporter Mike Deeson, Building Tampa’s Future will focus on hot topic issues related to Tampa and issues facing our construction industry. Questions from the moderator and the audience will center on jobs, the housing market, in-fill development, historic preservation, green building practices, growth management and sprawl.

The non-partisan candidate forum is free and open to the public.  

About the USGBC

 The USGBC community is transforming the way we build, design and operate our buildings for healthier places that save precious resources for people to live, work, learn and play in.  UGSBC is helping create buildings and communities that regenerate and sustain the health and vitality of all life within a generation.  Headquartered in Washington, D.C., the Council is the driving force of the green building industry, which is projected to contribute $554 billion to the U.S. gross domestic product by 2013. USGBC leads a diverse constituency of builders and environmentalists, corporations and nonprofit organizations, elected officials, concerned citizens, teachers and students.  The USGBC community comprises 80 local chapters, 17,000 member companies and organizations, and more than 155,000 individuals who have earned LEED Professional Credentials.  Visit www.usgbc.org for more information


 About the Tampa Bay History Center

The Tampa Bay History Center includes three floors of permanent and temporary exhibition space focusing on 12,000 years of Florida history. The History Center also features a Museum Store, the Witt Research Center (a branch of the Hillsborough County Public Library System), a map gallery, an event hall and the Columbia Cafe. One of Tampa’s premier cultural venues, the History Center’s hands-on, kid-friendly activities, together with cutting-edge interactive exhibits and theaters provide a unique educational experience. For more information, visit www.tampabayhistorycenter.org.

USGBC Florida Gulf Coast Chapter, c/o Florida Atlantic University, College of Engineering and Computer Science,
777 Glades Road, Room EE 329, Boca Raton, FL 33431-0991, info@usgbc-fgc.org / 561-373-7367
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