NEW ORLEANS, LA – Tomorrow, the City of New Orleans will host the Second Annual Conference on Housing and Community Development at the Lavin-Bernick Center on the campus of Tulane University from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This one-day conference will address such topics as increasing access to affordable housing, realities of home ownership, homelessness, and strategies to revitalize the Iberville/Tremé community as part of the Choice Neighborhood’s redevelopment.
Attendees will include affordable and single-family housing developers, neighborhood-based developers, attorneys, investors and lenders, policy makers and continuum of care providers.
The conference is presented by the City of New Orleans, Louisiana Housing Corporation, Greater New Orleans Housing Alliance, Louisiana Disaster Recovery Unit and the Louisiana Association of Affordable Housing Providers.
City officials will be available following the luncheon keynote speech scheduled for 12:30 p.m.
WHAT: Second Annual Conference on Housing and Community Development
WHEN: Thursday, May 30, 2013
8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
WHERE: Lavin-Bernick Center
Tulane University Uptown Campus
New Orleans, LA 70118