These engaging forums are held at various locations throughout the greater Cleveland area and focus on current public policy issues facing Northeast Ohio.
This series is co-sponsored by the Case Western Reserve University Siegal Lifelong Learning Program, League of Women Voters-Greater Cleveland, Northeast Ohio Media Group plus Lakewood and Cuyahoga County Library Systems. Corporate sponsor: First Interstate Properties, Ltd.
What have we learned about how to increase voter registration turnout?
Moderator: Rich Exner, Cleveland.com
How can we reduce gun violence in Cleveland (when the laws are made in Columbus)?
Moderator: Pete Krouse, Cleveland.com
This event will include a brief update on Immigration 2019 in Cleveland.
Moderator: John Grabowski, Associate Professor of Applied History, CWRU; historian and senior vice president for research and publications at the Western Reserve Historical Society
Video of Previous Forums:
8/29/17 | Public Policy Forum, "The Election for Mayor: A discussion about the future of Cleveland"
3/21/17 | Public Policy Forum, "The Impact of State Budget Cuts on Northeast Ohio Communities"
1/31/17 | Public Policy Forum, "The Proposed Merger of Cleveland and East Cleveland. How could this happen? Should it?"
11/17/16 | Public Policy Forum, "Sports Stadium Financing in Cleveland"
11/15/16 | Public Policy Forum, "Relationship Between Cleveland Police and the Community"
10/13/16 | Public Policy Forum, "Marijuana Legalization in Ohio"
9/15/16 | Public Policy Forum, "Water Quality of Lake Erie and the Cuyahoga River"
8/25/16 | Public Policy Forum, "Redistricting and Voting Rights in Ohio"
5/17/16 | Public Policy Forum, "2016 Republican National Convention: What's it mean to Cleveland?"
5/16/16 | Public Policy Forum, "Cleveland's Radio Superstars"
2/9/16 | Public Policy Forum, "Cuyahoga County Waterfronts and Neighborhood Development"
1/19/16 | Public Policy Forum, "Your Money, Your Healthcare: Accessing Quality Treatment at a Time of Rapid Change"
10/7/15 | Public Policy Forum, "Housing Crisis in Northeast Ohio--Where Are We in 2015?"
8/19/15 | Public Policy Forum, "How to Become an Education Activist in Northeast Ohio"
7/29/15 | Public Policy Forum, "Land Use in Cuyahoga County"
6/17/15 | Public Policy Forum, "Regional Cooperation or How to Get 59 Civic Entities to Play Together"