Speaker: Jim Durrett
Affiliation: Buckhead Community Improvement District (CID), Atlanta, GA
Title: Executive Director
About Jim Durrett:
Jim Durrett is executive director of The Buckhead Community Improvement District (CID) – a local governmental entity with taxation power. The mission of the Buckhead CID is to create a more accessible and livable urban environment in the heart of the Buckhead commercial area in north Atlanta. They meet the challenges of growth by investing tax dollars collected from commercial property owners within the district, as well as other funds they leverage from outside the district, to make meaningful improvements in the transportation network and public realm that connect people and places. He has in-depth expertise in transportation, land use and creating livable communities.
Track: Leaders & Visionaries
Topic: Innovation in Funding a Healthy Campus & Community