Public Agenda May 29 2002
Atlanta Wastewater System Improvement Program City of Atlanta Department of Public Works hosts open-house presentations to provide information and to address inquiries regarding the Sewer System Evaluation Survey Project. All open houses are 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Engineers available to answer questions. May 29. Humphries Elementary School, 3029 Humphries Drive. 404-529-9211. www.atlantapublicworks.org.
Economic Reform in Japan The Southern Center for International Studies presents a conference on the current status of Japanese economy and remedies. $35-$50. May 31, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Swissotel, 3391 Peachtree Road. 404-261-5763. www.scis.org.
Emory Village Redevelopment meeting Final recommendations for the redevelopment of Emory Village addressing traffic control, shopping and other amenities, housing, sidewalks, greenspace and parking. May 30, 7-9 p.m. White Hall, Room 111, Emory University Campus. 404-377-4240.
Georgia Council on Child Abuse Volunteers needed to ensure the delivery of prevention services. Two 90-minute orientation sessions held. 1720 Peachtree St. Wed., noon; Mon., 6:30 p.m. 404-870-6565.
Millage Rates Hearing Residents are invited to public hearings to establish millage rate levels to fund the operations of the city of Atlanta government. June 3, 6 p.m. City Council Chamber, Atlanta City Hall, 55 Trinity Ave. 404-330-6309.
Northern Arc: A Road to Ruin? Georgia Conservancy's Generation Green hosts a forum to make the case against the Northern Arc. May 29, 7-8:30 p.m. Georgia Pacific Auditorium, 133 Peachtree St. 404-876-2900, ext. 14.
PARC 9-1-1 Meeting Park Pride's coalition of citizens, nonprofit organizations and businesses that are working to preserve Atlanta's green space and create a world-class parks system in Atlanta. May 31, 8-9:15 a.m. Piedmont Park Conservancy's offices. 404-817-6761.
Patriotism and Civil Liberties Rep. Bob Barr and other experts on civil liberties conduct a panel discussion on patriotic fervor and civil liberties. May 29, 8 p.m. Atlanta History Center, 130 W. Paces Ferry Road. 404-814-4000.
The Reckoning: Iraq and the Legacy of Saddam Hussein Sandra Mackay speaks on the Gulf War and Saddam Hussein's dictatorship. $8. June 3, 7 p.m. Margaret Mitchell House, Center for Southern Literature, 990 Peachtree St. 404-249-7015.
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