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 Healthy and Sustainable Communities for Howard County: You Can Help

Join us on November 12, 2016 at the Health Sciences Building Auditorium at Howard Community College (HCC) for a FREE public forum. Our urban and suburban environments affect the health and well-being of its residents. Spend the afternoon listening to and participating with experts on health, environment, planning, and sustainability to promote a working relationship with your neighbors, county experts, and community leaders.  There will be speakers, panels, and community discussions on
• Health and Healthy Lifestyle
• Community Planning
• Environmental Protection
• Sustainable Communities

Speakers and Panelists include:
Barbara Kellner, Columbia Archives, Columbia Association
Valdes Lazdins, Director Howard County Dept. of Planning and Zoning
James Zoller, Sustainability Projects manager (Roving Radish and Agriculture), Howard Country Office of Community Sustainability
Ned Tillman, Chair, Howard County Environmental Sustainability Board
Rachel Beebe, Howard County Office of Community Sustainability
Dr. Maura Rossman, Howard County Health Officer, Howard County Health Department
Diane Schumacher, Howard Community College Director of Athletics

Schedule of Events
11:00 a.m. Registration, Exhibits, and Refreshments
11:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Keynote speakers
1:15 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Panel, Discussion, Action Planning