March 23, 2011
PHILADELPHIA - - The Penn Institute for Urban Research (Penn IUR) hosts the 7th Annual Urban Leadership Forum, “Building the Sustainable Community,” to celebrate exemplary leaders who are guiding cities toward a sustainable and vibrant future. The Penn IUR Urban Leadership Award is awarded annually to urban leaders who have made outstanding contributions to urban scholarship and to building cities that successfully respond to the challenges of the 21st Century. This year’s awardees are Raphael Bostic, Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development; Henry Cisneros, Executive Chairman, Cityview, and former Secretary, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development; Jane Golden, Executive Director, City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program; and John Timoney, former Miami Chief of Police and author, From Beat Cop to Top Cop: A Tale of Three Cities. Their past accomplishments and forward thinking are paving the way forward for today’s cities to be global leaders in building sustainable communities.
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