On December 8, 2010, Urban Land Institute Minnesota/Regional Council of Mayors and its partners – the Itasca Project, the cities of Minneapolis and Saint Paul, the Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) and the Target Corporation - shared the stage with international leaders at the Global Metro Summit in Chicago sponsored by the Brookings Institution, Time Magazine
and the London School of Economics. Mayors Chris Coleman and R.T. Rybak presented the findings from a year-long effort to produce the Minneapolis Saint Paul Metropolitan Business Plan discussion draft. Below are links to materials and information from the summit.
Bruce Katz's presentation and video highlights
. Mr. Katz, Vice President and Director, Metropolitan Policy Program, The Brookings Institution, was a keynote speaker at the Global Metro Summit.
Global Metro Summit website