The Public Policy Network (PPN) is a civic organization that monitors state and national policy proposals that affect individuals and our communities. We are an all-volunteer group that provides data, information and resources to enable the citizens of western North Carolina and north Georgia to make informed decisions about policies that affect them.
WHAT CAN I DO?
There are numerous ways that citizens can become informed and involved in decisions made by their government.
September 15, 2019 4:00p – 5:30p
Big City Boom and Rural Recession: What Local Leaders are Doing to Even the Odds
We will look at the types of jobs and wages paid in the area, as well as affordable housing
Presented by- Darren Harper, Program Manager for the Downtown Development Authority of Blairsville and Ricky Hill, Community Engagement Coordinator at Hinton Center
Planning is underway for additional programs throughout 2019 .