State of Education Luncheon 03/27/13
CBS 7 News
March 27, 2013
MIDLAND, TX - Improving education and improving quality of life was the message of a luncheon today at the Midland Country Club. The Midland Chamber of Commerce hosted their "State of Education Luncheon." Chamber members and community leaders gathered to listen to keynote speaker Mayor Mick Cornett of Oklahoma City who said retaining quality people in midland starts with improving education and quality of life.
“Midland has a lot of opportunities and a lot of decisions to make that will effect generations to come," said Mayor Mick Cornett, Oklahoma City.
Mayor Cornett says enhancing downtown is critical to attracting young professionals. He says once you have the young professionals, professional jobs will follow.