Our friends at the Lowell City Manager’s blog remind us that this is an important week in celebration of National Community Development:
City of Lowell Celebrates National Community Development Week
April 10, 2012 by Office of the City Manager
The City of Lowell will join communities across the country to celebrate National Community Development Week from April 9 through April 13.
The week’s events kicked off yesterday in the beautiful atrium of the Appleton Mills with a brief speaking program. The City Manager and Mayor Murphy were joined by Adam Ploetz, HUD Regional Director; Jay Hungler, Boys and Girls Club; Community Health Center staff and Department of Planning and Development staff for a brief program to recognize the important work that CDBG and HOME funds have leveraged over the years.