BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Business leaders came together and shared their ongoing projects in Downtown Bakersfield.
The goal is to revitalizing the area and make downtown a better place for the community.
The event was an annual symposium for leaders in the downtown area to share their plans for the future with the rest of the community.
A dozen leaders took to the stage to share their visions for the future. From medical, to retail, to nonprofits, and even to finances. The symposium was hosted by the “Hub of Bakersfield” a nonprofit dedicated on breathing new life into the urban areas of the city.
“It’s an opportunity for us to bring up those big ideas about the downtown core,” Andrae Gonzales a Bakersfield city council member and the chairman of the Hub of Bakersfield said. “About what can be in the future.”
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