Summit's Sustainable Future - City Leaders Look Forward to 2026 [59:08]


Summit's Sustainable Future: Local Leaders in Media, Faith, Education, & Government Envision the Year 2026 [51:00]

High school Environmental Science students, the Ford Foundation's director of program services, Summit's City Administrator, and Summit's Environmental Commission Chair were among eight featured speakers at a March 30, 2016 forum entitled Summit's Sustainable Future. Sixty-five attendees included the professional planning team guiding Summit's Master Plan re-examination.

Forum Speakers:
Mike Shapiro, President & CEO, TAPinto
Michael Rogers, Administrator, City of Summit
Louisa Fowler, Summit High School 2016 Graduate
Susan Hairston, Director, Office of Program Services, Ford Foundation
Xavier McCormick, Summit High School 2016 Graduate
Marian Glenn, Professor of Biology, Seton Hall University
Rabbi Avi Friedman, Congregation Ohr Shalom, Summit
Beth Lovejoy, Chair, Summit Environmental Commission

Audience Comments:
Caitlyn Botti; Vito Gallo; Marian Glenn; Dominic Borda; Matt Polsky; Bill Glancy

Summit's Sustainable Future was co-presented by CivicStory and Summit GreenFaith Circle, and co-moderated by Susan Haig (CivicStory Founder & Creative Director) and Marjorie Fox (Chair, Summit Recycling Committee.)   

For a 28-minute version of the Summit's Sustainable Future forum, please click below.


Order of speakers: Mike Shapiro, Michael Rogers, Susan Hairston, Avi Friedman, Beth Lovejoy, Caitlyn Botti, Louisa Fowler, Xavier McCormick, Marian Glenn, Dominic Borda [28:00]