Germany's Greenest Mayor, Boris Palmer, Discusses Climate Change and Ann Arbor's Sister City of TÃ¼bingen
This event was held on May 13, 2008 at Downtown Library: Multi-Purpose Room
Boris Palmer is Germany's rising "green" star -- one of the future leaders of their Green Party. The 35 year-old mayor of TÃ¼bingen, a city rich in history, host to a famous European university and sister city of Ann Arbor since 1965, will visit Ann Arbor from May 10 - 16. He will head a delegation of TÃ¼bingen citizens here to learn about Ann Arbor's environmental politics and continue support for artists' exchanges between the two cities. During his first year in office, Mayor Palmer started an unprecedented climate protection campaign at the local level. Hear his ideas when he discusses climate change and the city.