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Community Conversations

What We Can Do About Our Community's Future

Aspire Johnson County conducted four Community Conversations to evaluate our assets, collect our“best practices” and determine our current and future needs.

We thank everyone who participated in our Conversations. Your input will be used to help our community better understand our past and prepare us for the future.

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Watch the Video : Cradle to Career

Our First Conversation on April 23

State Road 37: Preparing for Growth

Maximizing Benefits, Minimizing Impact

More than 160 people turned out for our first Community Conversation at Southland Community Church.

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Our Second Conversation on May 7

Cradle to Career

Multiple Pathways to Career Success

Leading educators talked about future needs when consider a career training at Greenwood Community High School.

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Our Third Conversation on June 4

Quality of Life:

Conversations That Matter

This was an opportunity to actively contribute and make a difference by exploring the questions that matter to Johnson County about our quality of life.

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Our Final Conversation on June 23

Johnson County

Our Stories: Promoting Our Community

More than 50 community stakeholders attended a presentation by internationally known expert on placemaking Dr. Katherine Loflin and public relations leader Bruce Hetrick.

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