Fw: Please Join us at the HUD Appalachian Summit "New Markets and New Opportunities" August 12 & 13,

H. C. Covington (icanamerica@email.msn.com)
Sat, 31 Jul 1999 08:31:19 -0500

Appalachian SummitPlease join Secretary Andrew Cuomo at the HUD Appalachian
Summit "New Markets and New Opportunities" August 12 & 13, 1999 and we will meet
you there!

H. C. Covington

SAVE THE DATE: August 12-13, 1999

Please Join

                                            Andrew Cuomo
                        Secretary of Housing & Urban Development
                                                for an

                                       Appalachian Summit
                           "New Markets and New Opportunities"

                            Ashland, Kentucky - August 12th
                        Huntington, West Virginia - August 13th
                                        in conjunction with

Secretary of Agriculture, Secretary of Labor, Secretary of Transportation,
Governor of Kentucky, Governor of West Virginia, and the Appalachian Regional

The purpose of this two-day conference is to explore the special housing,
economic development, transportation, labor, agricultural and rural development
needs facing the region, and to bring together appropriate persons and partners
to reflect together and to develop follow-up steps that address some of those

Day One – Ashland, Kentucky
Thursday, August 12, 1999

Opening Address on Appalachian Region
President’s New Markets Initiative

Town Hall Lunch/Discussion

Break Out Sessions on Key Issues

Case Study Panel/Best Practices

Evening Reception

Day Two – Huntington, West Virginia
Friday, August 13, 1999

Attracting Private Capital

Break Out Sessions on Key Issues

Town Hall Lunch/Discussion

Next Steps

Host Hotel Information:
            Radisson Hotel Huntington
            1001 Third Avenue
            Huntington, WV 25701
            (304) 525-1001
            Deluxe Double Room $79.00 + tax
            Deluxe King Room $69.00 + tax
            Reservation name under
            HUD-Appalachia Conference ID#1524.0

If you have any questions, or need additional information, please contact
Community Connections at 1-800-998-9999. Multiple representatives are welcome,
but because seating is limited, please RSVP by faxing the registration form back
to 1-301-519-5027 no later than August 4, 1999.




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This message forwarded for your information from the HUD web site.  If you have
questions about the meetings, please contact HUD on line at http:///www.hud.gov
or call Community Connections 1-800-998-9999

H. C. Covington
I CAN! America
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