• Legislative wrap-up

    8 JUN. 2024 · Sen. Teresa Pierce (D-Cumberland) and Rep. Anne Graham (D-North Yarmouth) discuss the achievements of the most recent Legislative session, including efforts to address chronic homelessness and create more housing. 
    30m 5s
  • Climate lessons from Vermont

    30 MAY. 2024 · Montpelier City Manager Bill Fraser talks with host Andrew Zarro about the devastating flood that swamped Vermont’s capital city last July and the need for every community to prepare for disasters caused by climate change.
    30m 8s
  • Portland eyes zoning overhaul to create more housing

    28 MAY. 2024 · Two Portland officials, Nell Donaldson, the director of special projects, and Kevin Kraft, interim director of planning, discuss the city’s “https://www.recodeportland.me/,”  a major effort to modernize the city’s zoning rules. The proposal would allow multi-family homes in every neighborhood and increase the maximum height of buildings downtown and in some major corridors, such as Forest Avenue and Congress Street. The proposal encourages growth near transit and jobs in major intersections, corridors and downtown.
    29m 26s
  • Legislative wrap-up

    28 MAY. 2024 · Sen. Teresa Pierce (D-Cumberland) and Rep. Anne Graham (D-North Yarmouth) discuss the achievements of the most recent Legislative session, including efforts to address chronic homelessness and create more housing.
    33m 8s
  • Spring Forward: Navigating Warmer Weather, Encampments, and Ongoing Efforts

    15 MAY. 2024 · https://www.portlandmaine.gov/ Councilor April Fournier and Cullen Ryan, Executive Director of https://www.chomhousing.org/join host, Kristina Egan in a conversation about the ongoing challenge of homelessness in our community, discussing the return to warmer weather, encampments, and ongoing efforts to provide support and solutions.  https://www.instagram.com/letsconnectradio/ is a weekly public affairs radio show & podcast focused hosted by https://gpcog.org/ Executive Director Kristina Egan
    30m 26s
  • Conversations from the 2024 Climatework Maine summit

    14 MAY. 2024 · Are We Ready For The Future? Host, Kristina Egan is joined by speakers from the https://www.climateworkmaine.org/ summit in Augusta. Guests include: Emily Wood - Program Director, https://www.ceimaine.org/ Patrick Woodcock - President, https://www.mainechamber.org/ Jack Shapiro - Clean Energy & Climate Director, https://www.nrcm.org/ Dr Joseph Romm - Senior Research Fellow at https://web.sas.upenn.edu/pcssm/ Alan Caron, Founder, https://www.climateworkmaine.org/ Tony Shurman, CEO of https://www.wymans.com/
    30m
  • Climate change and the Gulf of Maine

    22 ABR. 2024 · Glenn Prickett, President and CEO of the Gulf of Maine Research Institute, talks with host Andrew Zarro about environmental stewardship, fishery management and the impact of climate change on rising sea-levels and increasing storm intensity.
    29m 49s
  • The challenges and triumphs of Maine’s nonprofits

    18 ABR. 2024 · Jennifer Hutchins, the Executive Director of the Maine Association of Nonprofits, speaks with host Andrew Zarro about Maine’s nonprofit community.
    27m 30s
  • A conversation about public transportation with Greg Jordan

    10 ABR. 2024 · Greg Jordan, the former Executive Director of Greater Portland METRO, talks with host Andrew Zarro about the pivotal role leadership plays in successful regional transit. Jordan also discusses his new job as Assistant City Manager at the City of Portland.  
    29m 5s
  • Enhancing support systems for our unsheltered community

    3 ABR. 2024 · Cumberland County District Attorney Jackie Sartoris talks with host Kristina Egan about finding collaborative ways to address health and wellness issues experienced by many in the region’s unsheltered community, including mental health issues and substance use disorder. Sartoris has been instrumental in convening local experts and advocates to review and enhance the support systems for our unsheltered population, especially those entangled with the criminal legal system.
    29m 14s

Let's Connect is a weekly podcast focused on how cities and towns in Greater Portland are overcoming challenges in their communities. Hosted by Kristina Egan, Executive Director of the Greater...

mostra más
Let's Connect is a weekly podcast focused on how cities and towns in Greater Portland are overcoming challenges in their communities. Hosted by Kristina Egan, Executive Director of the Greater Portland Council of Governments, the show focuses on a range of issues, including housing, transportation, climate change, and economic development.
mostra menos
Contactos
Información
Autor WMPG
Categorías Política
Página web -
Email tbetori@gpcog.org

Parece que no tienes ningún episodio activo

Echa un ojo al catálogo de Spreaker para descubrir nuevos contenidos.

Actual

Parece que no tienes ningún episodio en cola

Echa un ojo al catálogo de Spreaker para descubrir nuevos contenidos.

Siguiente

Portada del episodio Portada del episodio

Cuánto silencio hay aquí...

¡Es hora de descubrir nuevos episodios!

Descubre
Tu librería
Busca