Denver
June 5-10, 2003

Highlights: Monday, June 9

View the Business/Plenary Session
View the Plenary Luncheon
View the Webcast with Marc H. Morial, President, National Urban League
View Webcast with Hempstead Mayor Garner

 
 
Plenary Session


USCM President Tom Menino opens the plenary session.


Donald L. Evans, Secretary, U.S. Department of Commerce addresses the mayors.


USCM Executive Director J. Thomas Cochran introduces the video on The Menino Presidency: Working for Homeland Security and Economic Security.


USCM President Thomas M. Menino delivers the president's report.


Congressman Charles B. Rangel, Ranking Member, Ways and Means Committee, speaks on the topic of Fiscal Relief for Cities.


Charlotte Mayor Pat McCrory introduces the next speaker.


Jennifer L. Dorn, Administrator, Federal Transit Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, delivers remarks on The Importance of Transit in our Nation's Cities.


Mark Porter, VP Sales, Western Region, 3Com Corporation, announces the 3Com Urban Challenge Grant Winners.

Resolutions


Acknowledging the contributions of former Mayor Kenneth Barr, Dearborn Mayor Michael Guido, acting chair of the Transportation and Communications standing committee, delivers the committee's report.


Indianapolis Mayor Bart Peterson, chair of the Arts, Parks, Entertainment and Sports standing committee, delivers the committee's report.


On behalf of chairperson Mayor Irma Anderson of Richmond (CA), Providence Mayor David Cicilline, member of the Children, Health and Human Services standing committee , delivers the committee's report.


On behalf of chairperson Mayor Willie Brown of San Francisco, Chesapeake Mayor William Ward, member of the Community Development and Housing standing committee, delivers the committee's report.


Charlotte Mayor Pat McCrory, chair of the Environment standing committee, reads the resolutions from the committee's report.


Elizabeth Mayor Chris Bollwage, chair of the Criminal and Social Justice standing committee, delivers the committee's report.


On behalf of chairperson Cleveland Mayor Jane Campbell, Stamford Mayor Dan Malloy, member of the Education standing committee, delivers the committee's report.


Fremont Mayor Gus Morrison, chair of the Energy standing committee, delivers the committee's report.


On behalf of chairperson Denver Mayor Wellington Webb, Virginia Beach Mayor Meyera Oberndorf, member of the International Affairs standing committee, delivers the committee's report.


On behalf of chairperson Manchester Mayor Robert Baines, DeKalb Mayor Greg Sparrow, member of the Urban Economic Policy standing committee, delivers the committee's report.


On behalf of chairperson Brockton Mayor Jack Yunits, Long Beach Mayor Beverly O'Neill, member of the Workforce Development standing committee, delivers the committee's report.


North Miami Mayor Joseph Celestin asks for consideration of a new resolution.


Trenton Mayor Douglas Palmer delivers the report of the Nominating Committee.

Video Presentation (which aired earlier in the session)


From the video presentation The Menino Presidency: Working for Homeland Security and Economic Security.




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