Local and state leaders discuss core issues in redeveloping downtown Tucson from 3 to 5 p.m., Wednesday, June 22. A reception follows until 7 p.m. Reservations are required by June 12 via santacruzheritage.org/communityconversation2011
. Panel members include representatives of Local First Arizona, the Santa Cruz Valley Heritage Alliance, Downtown Tucson Partnership and CB Richard Ellis. Architect Corky Poster moderates. The panel is part of the "Valuing Historic Perspective" conference taking place from Wednesday through Friday, June 22 through 24, at the University Park Marriott Hotel. Visit azpreservation.com for more information.