UMANT is excited to host a stop on the upcoming national book tour for "Confessions of a Recovering Engineer: Transportation for a Strong Town" by Strong Towns founder, Chuck Marohn. Mr. Marohn will do a 90 minute presentation followed by a Q&A portion, and UMANT will host a networking happy hour after the event (TBD).
This event will be Friday, September 24, 2021 from 2 PM to 4 PM at the Hurst Conference Center (1601 Campus Drive, Hurst, TX, 76054)
A huge thank you to our event sponsor, ZacTax!
Chuck Marohn’s TEDx Talk on “What makes a Strong Town?”: https://youtu.be/JPbfdcvv0to
Check out the Strong Towns website and upcoming book here: https://www.strongtowns.org/about
IT’S ELECTION SEASON!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
The 2022 UMANT Officer Ballot will be available September 1 – October 1, 2021.
Positions on the ballot will include:
Candidates for President
- Brittney Huff - Click for Candidate's Statement
- Lauren LaNeave - Click for Candidate's Statement
Candidate for Vice President
- Imelda Speck
Candidate for Treasurer
- Brett Cast
Candidate for Secretary
- Lauren Williams
Click the following link to cast your vote for the 2022 Officers: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DY2KBYM
Resiliency on the Rise
Join UMANT on October 14, 2021 as we discuss how Texas cities and their regional partners can mitigate and adapt to the vulnerabilities of our communities! Don't miss out on this amazing event! We look forward to seeing you there!
Topic: UMANT: Resiliency on the Rise
Time: Oct 14, 2021 12:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)
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It's that time of the year! Our Wine & Dine event is back and better than ever! Join UMANT & NTCMA on Saturday, October 23, 2021 at 5PM as we mix, mingle, and raise money to benefit the William J. Pitstick Memorial Scholarship at Messina Hof Grapevine Winery (201 S. Main Street)!
The admission price includes (but not limited to):
-Tastings of award-winning Messina Hof wines
-Domestic & Imported cheese and fresh fruit boards with artisan crackers
-Sommelier guided tasting & dinner
-Private tour to the production room for final tastings from tanks & barrels