Peng Her, from the Dream Up Wisconsin Initiative, talks about the new program soliciting proposals with the goal to increase the earning power for Dane County’s economically underprivileged families by 10%. Initial proposals are due by August 29th.
Peng Her talks with Jan Miyasaki about the successes of the Hmong Language and Culture Enrichment Program to help student scholastics and sends an invitation to an open house Wednesday at the Badger Rock Community Center.
Peng Her currently serves as the Assistant Director of the Center Resilient Cities. Peng joins 8 O’Clock Buzz host Jan Miyasaki to talk about this nonprofit practicing sustainable community development, working with neighbors to build communities that are good for people and good for the environment.
MADISON (WORT) — District 18 on Madison’s north side is one of the few open seats on the Madison Common Council with a competitive election in the Spring General Election on April 7th. Union Cab worker/owner Rebecca Kemble faces the assistant director for the Center for Resilient Cities Peng Her.
MADISON (WORT) — This week, Rebecca Kemble announced her candidacy to represent Madison’s 18th District on the city’s North Side. Kemble is a worker-owner at Union Cab Cooperative and a writer for the Progressive Magazine. She joins Dylan Brogan in the WORT studio.