Special Presentation by former Indianapolis Mayor, Bart Peterson

Bart Peterson

Bart Peterson

Ball State University Alumni Center

September 23


What does Muncie Need to Thrive?

We can do something about it!

Keith Roysdon, Business Editor of The Muncie Star Press, created the series of reports and is organizing a series of lectures to address the issues. Muncie is struggling with rising unemployment, blighted buildings, lost population and departing jobs.

Bart Peterson’s experience in dealing with tough issues combined with his education and business background give him a unique and informed perspective on teh challenges facing many communities in tough times.

Education: law degree, University of Michigan, 1983; bachelor’s degree, Purdue University, 1980

Business career: president of the Precedent Co., a family-owned real estate company started by his father.

Political career: served as executive assistant for environmental affairs and later as chief of staff for Gov. Evan Bayh, 1989-95; elected Indianapolis mayor, 1999; re-elected 2003.

Sponsored by The Star Press. Community partners: Ball State University, Muncie Public Library and the 1859 Forum.

Join us as former Indianapolis Mayor, Bart Peterson, keynotes the second lecture in this series.

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One Comment on “Special Presentation by former Indianapolis Mayor, Bart Peterson”

  1. Greg Shaw Says:

    Hey Bart I thought you di a wonderfull job in Indy over the last eight years you did alot with the city I am Im inpress with what you did I am living In Muncie now this is wheare I grue up I went to Muncie Central and graduated in 1984 I have a class reuion comming up next year 25 years have gone by I lived in Indy for at least 20 some years I have hiv and I have had it for 25 years this comming october I have had ups and downs with this thing I will die and not from hiv youre a great man and to let you know I voted for you last year well take care and God bless you Greg Shaw

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