West featured in article about Piedmont Alliance efforts

Michelle Marcus
Contact Michelle Marcus
Sidebar Content
No sidebar content submitted.

Summary Sentence:

Harry West speaks about Piedmont Alliance for Quality Growth.

Full Summary:

Harry West speaks about the newly-formed Piedmont Alliance for Quality Growth, which is a megaregional effort from Raleigh, NC to Birmingham, AL.

The Piedmont Alliance for Quality Growth, formed in November 2009, is an attempt to create a seamless corridor from Raleigh, NC to Birmingham, AL. The members of the group come from business, academic, and government backgrounds and are focusing on partnerships to improve infrastructure- namely water, transportation, and energy- in the Piedmont Atlantic Megaregion (PAM). According to West, it is a collective effort which will draw economic development to the region, allowing for global economic competition. The group next meets in Macon, GA in mid-March.

Related Links

Additional Information


CQGRD - Center for Quality Growth and Regional Development

No categories were selected.
Related Core Research Areas
No core research areas were selected.
Newsroom Topics
No newsroom topics were selected.
No keywords were submitted.
  • Created By: Michelle Marcus
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Jan 31, 2010 - 8:00pm
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 11:07pm