Albany Law School will be closed today until 4pm due to the weather.
One of the most daunting issues facing local governments in the last decade has been the problem of vacant and abandoned properties, or "blight." This interdisciplinary conference will include multiple panels and workshops exploring topics related to local government, blight, scarcity, and renewal in both urban and rural landscapes.
Date: November 3, 2017Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.Location: Albany Law School, 80 New Scotland Ave., Albany, NYCLE Credits: 3 Professional Practice
Date: November 3, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Albany Law School, 80 New Scotland Ave., Albany, NY
CLE Credits: 3 Professional Practice
Edwin L. Crawford Memorial Lecture on Municipal Law
keynote address by Joseph Schilling of the Urban Institute
Panels and workshops exploring:
Shrinking spaces and community development:
Urban, suburban and rural perspectives
Resources for renewal:
Municipal fiscal stress and community response
Inclusion and Exclusion:
Renewal, displacement, and community transformation
Tools of renewal: Workshops
The NY Zombie Property & Foreclosure Prevention Law
Data challenges and emerging solutions
Land bank and land trust partnerships