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March 20, 2001: “Can Lancaster Learn to Charleston?”

Forum, featuring the Honorable Mayor Joseph P. Riley, Jr., of Charleston, South Carolina discussing the revitalization of Charleston and providing insights for Lancaster into how Lancaster might effect a similar renaissance. Under the Mayor’s seven term leadership the city of Charleston experienced unprecedented growth and economic development; heightened its commitment to racial harmony and progress; achieved a substantial decrease in crime; built a beautiful waterfront park; developed nationally acclaimed, affordable housing; and increased its support of the arts.

Can Lancaster Learn to Charleston?