Driven by mayor’s backers, nonprofit seeks community input on issues
Santa Fe Forward organizer Carol Oppenheimer, center, leads discussions Tuesday at the Southside Branch Library about growing the city’s south side at the group’s first public meeting. Jane Phillips/The New Mexican
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What: Community conversation hosted by a new nonprofit, Santa Fe Forward. Jobs, nightlife, affordable housing and the creative economy will be among the topics of discussion at the event, dubbed “Growing Santa Fe Young.” A Song of Ice and Fire author George R.R. Martin and Mayor Javier Gonzales will be among the speakers.
When: 6-8 p.m. July 29
Where: Jean Cocteau Cinema, 418 Montezuma Ave.
Posted: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 10:00 pm
Updated: 7:21 am, Wed Jul 23, 2014.
A new nonprofit pushing for greater civic involvement and increased voting in Santa Fe kicked off the first in a series of community conversations Tuesday on the city’s south side.
More than 80 people packed into a meeting room at the Southside Branch Library for the event, more than twice the number that organizers expected.
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Tuesday, July 22, 2014 10:00 pm.
Updated: 7:21 am.