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Pathways to Prosperity: Creating Living Wage Jobs in Your Community

June 3, 2015 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Join Metropolitan Area Planning Council, the City of Boston, and UNITE HERE Local 26 for a conversation about creating living wage jobs in your community.

MAPC will present key findings from its Regional Prosperity Indicators report, which highlights regional trends in jobs and economic growth; Local 26 will provide insights into the thriving hospitality industry and its potential for workforce development; and the City of Boston will share best practices municipalities can take to preserve and create good jobs in the region.


  • Trinh Nguyen | Director, Boston’s Office of Jobs and Community Services
  • Jessie Partridge | Research Analyst, MAPC
  • Jaimie McNeil | General Agent, UNITE HERE Local 26
  • Henrique Fernandes | UNITE HERE Local 26 member
  • Moderator:
  • Marc Draisen | Executive Director, MAPC

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June 3, 2015
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm