Friday, April 9, 2010

Mayor Dickert holds second ‘Community conversation’

Mayor John Dickert speaks to about 100 residents attending the second "Community Conversation" held Thurs. at the Martin Luther King Community Center. This was the second "Community Conversation" to address minority concerns. Jobs and housing were the two major concerns during the session.
Bernice Moore, a ceramic instructor at the Center poses a question to Mayor Dickert.
Geraldine White, a resident of 4th District, offer a suggestion to the Mayor, while Alderman Jim Kaplan and others look on.
Alderman Micheal Shields, president of the NAACP and Carl Lassiter review information during the two hour event.
Local residents who lives near the King Center listens, but offer few suggestion about concerns in the area.

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