NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Norfolk State University and the City of Norfolk held a forum on Tuesday night on ways to address challenges in the community.
It was held at 6 p.m. in the Dorothy B. Brothers Auditorium and featured Norfolk Mayor Kenny Alexander, Norfolk Police Chief Larry Boone and other community leaders.
It was open to the public and students and community members were able to engage with university and city leaders on issues such as violence, poverty, community redevelopment and more.
Norfolk State recently held another forum called “Elephant in the Room” with Pharrell Williams on ways to bring business investment to historically underserved communities.