Savannah Forward encourages youth to voice concerns in upcoming meeting

(Savannah Civic Center)

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – The City of Savannah encourages younger community members to attend a meeting for the Savannah Forward strategic planning process. City officials say it is the best way for the public to provide input on Savannah’s future. Take a look at the details and other upcoming meetings below.

Savannah Forward youth meeting:

  • Youth ages 13 – 18 are invited to share primary issues and concerns with their communities
  • The meeting will be held from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. today, May 17
  • Second floor of the Savannah Civic Center, 301 West Oglethorpe Avenue

Town Hall with District 5 Alderwoman Dr. Estella Shabazz:

  • The focus of this meeting will be an update on the City’s Minority and Women Business Enterprise Policies
  • The meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. at the Savannah Civic Center
  • Residents are encouraged to speak and ask questions regarding their district.

Remaining Savannah Forward meetings:

  • District 1 Alderman Van R. Johnson, II
    • Thursday, May 18 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    • New location: Savannah Civic Center (previously Godley Station School)
  • District 2 Alderman Bill Durrence
    • Wednesday, May 17 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    • Savannah Civic Center

The City of Savannah also encourages those unable to attend meetings to complete an online survey, which closes May 18.

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