Nir Barkat: Mayor of Jerusalem
BEST BETDATE: November 2 2009, 5:00 PMCost:CATEGORY: Special EventsVENUE INFORMATION:Newman Center for the Performing Arts2344 E. Iliff Ave., on the DU campusDenver, CO 80208
Since being elected mayor of Jerusalem in November 2008, Nir Barkat has spent his time in office trying to modernize the ancient city, which is caught in constant conflict. Hear his vision for transitioning Israel's poorest city into a cultural, educational, and economically sound destination. Colorado Governor Bill Ritter also is scheduled to attend. Tue 6:30 p.m.