Shakertown Roundtable 2001
The theme of the 2001 edition of the annual Shakertown Roundtable, held November 13 at Kentucky’s Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, was “smart growth.” Community leaders from around the state discussed issues of encouraging and managing economic development while preserving quality of life.
KET’s video coverage of the conference is archived online in RealVideo® format. Click on a title below to see that session.
Report of the Governor’s Smart Growth Task Force
Kentucky Gov. Paul Patton
(with welcoming remarks by Alex Campbell, chairman of the board of Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill, and Jim Gray, chairman of The Shakertown Roundtable)
- Keynote Address
Joel Kotkin, business and technology columnist and author
- Panel Discussion: Smart Growth as an Economic Development Strategy
- Panel Discussion: Land Conservation and Preservation
- Panel Discussion: Challenges to Building Awareness and Consensus
This video coverage was provided by KET by arrangement with the Shakertown Roundtable and the Office of the Governor of Kentucky. Opinions expressed by conference speakers are their own.