The Riley Mayors’ Design Fellowship is accepting nominations for its inaugural class through 12:00 pm on August 15, 2018. A nominating committee will select a diverse class of eight mayors based on potential for innovative and visionary leadership, cooperative spirit and an ability to rally diverse interests around a common goal for the good of the community.
Ideal nominees should meet the following requirements:
- current mayors
- at least two years remaining in their term as of January 2019
- have a vision for a project in their city or town that will positively affect quality of life and/or economic development
- possess a receptive attitude towards input from experts in planning, design, development and/or financing as well as fellow mayors
- available to participate in the conference February 20-22, 2019