Town & Gown Advisory Board

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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About the Board


The City of Morgantown and West Virginia University have united to create a new Town and Gown Advisory Board. By sharing resources, ideas, and goals, the two are starting on a journey that will connect the City and the University in ways never thought possible.

Mission


Mission of the City of Morgantown / West Virginia University Town and Gown Advisory Board: be the central resource group to enhance and strengthen relationships, communication and opportunities among University officials, County and City leaders, neighborhood residents, business and civic leaders, and students. Common issues may include:
  • Academic outreach
  • Charitable / volunteer programs
  • Community relations
  • Economic activities
  • Environment
  • Health and safety issues
  • Housing
  • Neighborhood development
  • Recreational and cultural events
  • Others

Mission & Vision of the International Town & Gown Association


Vision Statement


The International Town and Gown Association strives to become the primary information resource point for common issues between institutions of higher learning and the communities in which they reside. The ITGA will be the global link bringing together practitioners from varying fields addressing immediate issues and future opportunities.

Mission Statement


The International Town and Gown Association provides a network of resources to assist civic leaders, university officials, faculty, neighborhood residents and students to collaborate on common services, programs, academic research and citizen issues, creating an improved quality of life for all residents, students, visitors, faculty and staff.