• An aseembly on the evolution of retail and its challenges for cities

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    Name: An aseembly on the evolution of retail and its challenges for cities
    Date: February 23, 2018
    Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PST
    Event Description:
    FREE event for elected officials, city staff, city commissioners,
    community, and business leaders, along with the general public.
    Friday, February 23, 2018
    Registration & exhibits open at 8:30 am
    Program: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

    Experts address impacts on South Bay cities resulting from:
    • Technological changes disrupting the retail sector
    • Behavioral changes in shopping
    • Retail businesses closing leaving buildings vacant
    • Less sales and property tax revenue disrupting land use planning and
    municipal finance
    • Delivery impacts of online sales
    • Retail sector anticipating dramatic decline in employment
    Confirmed Speakers:
    • Christine Cooper, Regional Economist, CoStar Group
    • Ken K. Hira, Executive Vice President, Kosmont Companies
    • Larry Kosmont, President of Kosmont Companies
    • Dr. Wallace Walrod, Chief Economic Advisor, Orange County Business
    • Michael Witzansky, Assistant City Manager, City of Redondo Beach
    With Great

    To become a sponsor, contact
    Jennifer Zivkovic LaMarque at:
    jenniferz@southbaycities.org or
    (310) 371-7222 RSVP by Thursday, February 15th at
    Juanita Millender-McDonald, Carson Community Center
    801 East Carson St, Carson, CA 90745
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