Project Title & Description
Environmental Policy and Innovation Grants - Smart Growth Conference
This assistance agreement provides full federal funding in the amount of $5,000 to support the Smart Growth Conference. The 6th Annual New Partners for Smart Growth: Building Safe, Healthy and Livable Communities conference which will be held February 8 - 10, 2007 at The Westin Bonaventure Hotel in downtown Los Angeles. Attendance is anticipated to be over 1200 conference participants. The 3-day program will include a dynamic mix of plenary sessions, keynote presentations, in-depth workshops, interactive breakout sessions, successful case studies from around the nation, a resource room featuring a "smart growth" bookstore and sponsor displays, as well as networking opportunities for participants and speakers. Additionally, optional tours of local model projects will be offered, both pre- and post- conference.
Pre-award costs are approved back to November 1, 2006.