CONNECT Meetings and Events

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The Future of Fire (biweekly)
Wednesday, March 10, 12:30-1:30pm

Economic & Environmental Development Working Group
Thursday, March 11, 1:00-3:00pm

Regional Climate Action Planning Subcommittee Launch Meeting (Infrastructure & Utilities Coordination Subcommittee)
Monday, March 15, 12:00-1:00pm

The Future of Fire (biweekly)
Wednesday, March 24, 12:30-1:30pm

March Executive Committee Meeting
Thursday, March 25, 10:00am-12:00pm

Governing for the Common Good Anti-Racism Skill Share Series #2
Friday, March 26, 1:00-2:15pm

Communications & Technology Working Group Steering Meeting
Thursday, April 1, 10:00-11:00am

Public Safety, Health, & Human Resources Working Group
Thursday, April 8, 1:00-3:00pm

Climate Action Plan Subcommittee Meeting
Monday, April 19, 12:00-1:00pm

CONNECT x Institute of Politics Municipal Finance Focus Group
Thursday, April 22, 1:00-2:00pm

Governing for the Common Good Anti-Racism Skill Share Series #3
Friday, April 23, 1:00-2:15pm

Transit/Access Subcommittee (of the Economic & Environmental Development Working Group)
Thursday, May 6, 1:00-2:00pm

Climate Action Plan Subcommittee
Monday, May 17, 12:00-1:00pm

May Executive Committee Meeting
Thursday, May 27, 10:00am-12:00pm
Home Economics Building, South Park, Allegheny County

Materials Management (Recycling) Subcommittee (of the Economic & Environmental Development Working Group)
Thursday, June 3, 1:00-2:00pm

Marshall Plan for Middle America x CONNECT x University of Pittsburgh Alignment Meeting + Ecosystem Mapping
Monday, June 7, 12:00-1:00pm

Pre-Arrest Diversion Summit
Tuesdays, June 8 and 15, 9:00am-12:00pm

Climate Action Plan Subcommittee
Monday, June 21, 12:00-1:00pm

July Executive Committee Meeting
Thursday, July 22, 10:00am-12:00pm

Infrastructure & Utilities Coordination Working Group Meeting
Thursday, July 29, 1:00-3:00pm

Past Events

Early Education Focus Group Meeting with Trying Together
Thursday, March 4, 10:00-11:00am

Governing for the Common Good Anti-Racism Skill Share Series #1
Friday, February 26, 1:00-2:15pm

The Future of Fire (biweekly)
Wednesday, February 24, 12:30-1:30pm

Infrastructure & Utilities Coordination Working Group
Thursday, February 18, 1:00-3:00pm

The Future of Fire (biweekly)
Wednesday, February 10, 12:30-1:30pm

January Executive Committee Meeting
Thursday, January 28, 10am-12pm

The Future of Fire (biweekly)
Wednesday, January 27, 12:30-1:30pm

The Future of Fire (biweekly)
Wednesday, January 13, 12:30-1:30pm

Public Safety, Health, & Human Resources Working Group
Thursday, January 14, 1-3pm

GSPIA Center for Metropolitan Studies Open House for interested grad students
Wednesday, January 20, 1-2pm

Economic & Environmental Development Working Group
Thursday, December 17, 1-3pm

GSPIA CONNECT Capstone Presentations
Monday, November 30, 10am

Executive Committee Meeting
Thursday, November 19, 10am

Infrastructure & Utilities Working Group
Thursday, November 5, 1:00pm

UrbanPlan @ GSPIA
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Public Safety, Health, & Human Resources Working Group (minutes)
Thursday, October 8, 2020
Part of Pitt Civic Action Week.

ASPA Partnership Panel: CONNECT Receives Innovative Public Service Award (recording)
Tuesday, October 6, 2020
"CONNECT received the ASPA Innovative Public Service Partnership Award this May. (Read more in this PA Times article.) Join us in receiving and discussing the award on October 6 as part of ASPA's monthly Partnership Panel. CONNECT will discuss the accomplishments that led up to this award. Read the panel bios. We are forever grateful to our board of officers, municipal membership, and network of partners that makes CONNECT's work possible."

GSPIA CONNECT Capstone Class open to the public
Monday, October 5, 2020
Part of Pitt Civic Action Week.

Infrastructure & Utilities Working Group (recording)
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
This Infrastructure & Utilities working group meeting was the keynote session "Practice Meets Research" of international conference "Water Infrastructure and Regional Governance" Conference. The conference was co-sponsored by CONNECT; Regional Studies Association (RSA); Network on Infrastructural Regionalism (NOIR); Pittsburgh Water Collaboratory; Pitt Center for Russian, Eastern European, and Eurasian Studies; Pitt Urban Studies Program; and Pitt Global Studies Center. View the 4-day conference schedule.