The Asheville Downtown Association will host an annual “State of Downtown” luncheon with keynote speaker Mayor Terry Bellamy on Tuesday, Oct. 16, at noon. The event is co-sponsored by the city of Asheville and will take place in the Civic Center’s banquet room.
Other speakers include Downtown Association Board Secretary Joe Minicozzi, who will give an update on the Asheville Design Center’s I-26 Connector iniative, and Asheville Downtown Association President Dwight Butner, who will address issues facing downtown businesses and residents.
To purchase tickets and reserve a seat, contact Jennifer Taylor at the Asheville Downtown Association, 251-9973 or firstname.lastname@example.org. A $10 donation includes a boxed lunch and beverage.
— Hal L. Millard, staff writer