The public will have a chance to learn more about the Evansville Department of Metropolitan Development (DMD) and see the new “Choose not to Lose” high school crime prevention jeeps on display at the at the Traveling City Hall meeting Wednesday, April 24, at the Potter’s Wheel, 333 Jefferson Ave., from 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Mayor Lloyd Winnecke will open the session with a welcome and introduction of city department heads and elected city and county officials. Metropolitan Development Dir. Philip Hooper will give a short PowerPoint presentation explaining how DMD works with unique resources to spur growth and development in the heart of the city. Police Chief Billy Bolin will be available to share information about the new “Choose Not to Lose” campaign launched this month involving at all local high schools. The main goal of the campaign is to encourage kids to make positive choices.