NKY Chamber Government Forum with Cincinnati Mayor Aftab Pureval rescheduled for Friday breakfast
The Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce government forum was rescheduled as a Friday breakfast to accommodate the schedule of Cincinnati Mayor Aftab Pureval, who was a guest at the White House later in the day. .
The breakfast will be held at the BB Riverboats Event Center, River’s Edge at Newport Landing (101 Riverboat Row Newport) from 8-9:30 a.m. instead of the original lunch time.
Mayor Pureval will discuss topics important to both Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky and how we can work together to create a stronger region, including improvements in transportation (BSB Companion Bridge), accessible housing, the development of labor, among others.
“From our states’ joint effort to secure funding to bring our bridges and broader transportation system into the 21st century, to our collaborative mission of equitable growth, strong partnerships between Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky will continue to be the cornerstone of our common goals,” shared Mayor Pureval. “Only together will we win the next generation, and I look forward to building on our relationship with stakeholders and residents across the river.
Aftab Pureval is the 70th mayor of Cincinnati. He grew up in southwestern Ohio, the son of first-generation Americans. He made history as the first Asian American mayor of Cincinnati. As mayor, he has made equitable economic growth a top priority of his administration, along with comprehensive reform and improvement in public safety, affordable housing, and environmental action.
“Northern Kentucky makes up approximately 20% of the Greater Cincinnati metro area, which is why uniting both sides of the river with strong leadership, communication and collaboration is so important,” said Tami Wilson. , Vice President of Advocacy at the NKY Chamber. “We are delighted to hear from Mayor Pureval, who is very committed to these topics and can share his views on how to connect the business community in our region. »
Government Forum tickets are $30 for NKY chamber members, $40 for future members, $25 for NKYP pass holders and are still available online at www.nkychamber.com/events. Prior registration is required.
The Government Forum’s title sponsors are Duke Energy and Fidelity Investments. The event sponsors are St. Elizabeth Healthcare and Delta Airlines. The networking sponsor is Heritage Bank.