Henry W. Maier State of Milwaukee Summit

2014 Henry W. Maier State of Milwaukee Summit - Home and Garden: Can Urban Agriculture Save our Neighborhoods?


2014 Maier Summit poster

The goal of the panel is to discuss the impact of urban agriculture and community gardens on neighborhoods and housing. What is working? What are the limitations?

Moderator:

  • Dr. Jennifer Jordan, Sociology and Urban Studies, UWM

Panelists:

  • Sharon and Larry Adams, Walnut Way Conservation Corp.
  • Dr. Michael Carriere, History, MSOE
  • Antoine Carter, Program Manager, Milwaukee UrbanGardens
  • Tim McCollow, HomeGrown Project Manager, City of Milwaukee
  • LaDonna Redmond, Campaign for Food Justice Now, Minneapolis

The panel discussion will be followed by a Q&A and reception. This event is free and open to the public.