Prosperity Team Sets Next Meeting Date

Prosperity Team Sets Next Meeting Date

The Prosperity Implementation Team has set its next meeting date – Tuesday, August 18, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., The Fayette Chamber of Commerce, 600 West Lanier Avenue, Suite 205, Fayetteville  30214.  All interested citizens are invited to attend.  Please RSVP your attendance to info@FayetteVision.org. The Prosperity Implementation Team focuses on the...

Fayette Vision encourages support of “E.S.T.E.A.M” project

Fayette Vision encourages support of “E.S.T.E.A.M” project

An innovative program focused on combining career exploration and leadership development for middle school students has caught the attention of Fayette Visioning team leaders.  A recent presentation by the creator of the E.S.T.E.A.M project, Dr. Vanessa Johnson, to a visioning Community implementation work group highlighted the exciting ways that this program...

Tragedies Bring Forth Community Resolve for Unity

Tragedies Bring Forth Community Resolve for Unity

Recent local shooting death tragedies along with the violence in Charleston, SC have brought together our local leaders and community members, speaking with a unified voice at two recent events. Business, community, civic and law enforcement leaders met on the steps of the Justice Center on June 18th to stand united and speak out against recent violent crime in...

Prosperity Team focuses on key goals

Prosperity Team focuses on key goals

Fayette Visioning’s Prosperity Implementation Team met again on June 16th at the Tyrone Library.  The discussions centered around three goal areas: 2.1. Supporting Small business and Entrepreneurial Growth 2.2. Attract, Retain and Expand businesses that employ Fayette residents 2.3. Develop a sustainable film entertainment (and other) clusters The...

Community Events Bring Fayette Together

Community Events Bring Fayette Together

    Several recent community events are wonderful examples of community engagement opportunities directly aligning with the Visioning Community Implementation Team’s goal to “welcome, connect and celebrate all residents, and create new engagement opportunities”.   Cultural Arts Week at Peeples Elementary offered students a...

Education Team Updates re Technical College, WBL

Education Team Updates re Technical College, WBL

Kim Schnoes and Paul Schultz, co-chairs of the visioning Education Implementation Team, updated the Fayette County Board of Education on April 20th about the progress and goals of Fayette Visioning,  highlighting the alignment of visioning goals for expanded work-based learning (WBL) opportunities and post secondary offerings in Fayette County with recent board...