Today at 2 pm EST the White House Office of Urban Affairs will host a live chat with the leadership of the Sustainable Communities Partnership to discuss ways to help improve access to affordable housing, increase transportation options, and lower transportation costs while protecting the environment in communities nationwide. More info below:
The speakers include Shelley Poticha, Director of the Office of Sustainable Housing and Communities, HUD; Beth Osborne, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Policy, Department of Transportation; Tim Torma, Deputy Director of the Office of Sustainable Communities, EPA; and moderated by Derek Douglas, Special Assistant to the President on Urban Policy, White House.
Reader submitted questions on sustainable communities will be answered.
What: Sustainable Communities Live Chat
When: 2:00PM EST - Thursday, July 15, 2010
How: Watch and engage on www.whitehouse.gov/live.