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CHARLESTON, WV -

Students from Horace Mann, John Adams and Stonewall Jackson middle schools went to the Clay Center in Charleston, WV to learn about community planning during the "Planners R Us" event today. 

Students learned about urban planning, architecture, transportation alternatives and building better relationships with peers and government officials.  Students also built cities from scratch using art supplies and household items.

The event was put on by the Charleston Area Alliance and was sponsored by the ECA Foundation.

To learn more about the Charleston Area Alliance click here or for information on the ECA Foundation click here.